0 Likes

valaam i. konevsky skit
Russia

i. Valaam. Konevskoe lake. Konevsky skit inside.

Остров Валаам. Игуменское (коневское) озеро. Коневский скит. Внутреннее убранство.

Copyright: Dmitry Ruzov
Typ: Spherical
Upplösning: 8098x4049
Taken: 25/09/2012
Uppladdad: 25/09/2012
Uppdaterad: 15/10/2014
Visningar:

...


Tags: church; valaam; orthodox
comments powered by Disqus

Dmitry Ruzov
valaam i. konevsky skit
Dmitry Ruzov
Voskresensky (red) skit outside
Dmitry Ruzov
Voskresensky (red) skit lower church inside 1
Dmitry Ruzov
Voskresensky (red) skit upper church inside
Dmitry Ruzov
Voskresensky (red) skit lower church inside 1
Dmitry Ruzov
Smolensky skit (outside)
Dmitry Ruzov
Smolensky skit (inside)
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam Saints skit interior
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam Saints skit outside 2
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam Saints skit Chapel of the Cross of Jesus Christ suffering
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam Saints skit outside 1
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam St. Vladimir Skit baptistry
Geoff Mather
Cotehele, Top Of Prospect Tower, Folly, Cornwall, England
CHRISTIAN DEL ROSARIO
Santa Monica Pier Roller Coaster - Santa Monica, CA USA
dieter kik
Don Quichotte Marc Morvan Quimper
benjamin-suzanne
Le haut de la calanque de Port-Pin
Geoff Mather
Cotehele, Apple Varieties, Cornwall, England
Rafael DeVill
Inside the dome
Michael Pop
Petite France caffeteria in Strasbourg
Federico Infanti
Jesolo Actors and masks
dieter kik
Mouton geant Agnus Horribilis de Marc Morvan Ploneour Lanvern Pmm31
Geoff Mather
Edgcumbe Country Park, French Garden, Cornwall, England
Richard Chesher
Nouvata Parc Hotel Noumea Tahitian Dancers
Sergej Esnault
Interiér vodného mlyna na Malom Dunaji - Jelka - Slovakia
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam St. Vladimir Skit interior
Dmitry Ruzov
Lower Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Lower Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior Cathedral Valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Voskresensky (red) skit lower church inside 1
Dmitry Ruzov
Smolensky skit (outside)
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam Saints skit outside 1
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam Saints skit outside 2
Dmitry Ruzov
Smolensky skit (inside)
Dmitry Ruzov
inner monastry yard central homestead valaam
Dmitry Ruzov
Valaam St. Vladimir Skit baptistry
Dmitry Ruzov
Voskresensky (red) skit lower church inside 1
Dmitry Ruzov
Snt Alexander Svirsky Skit Inside
Mer om Russia

Just in case you mistakenly heard that it was all ice and snow in Russia, take a peek at the Big Bikini Exposition. This is right on the river Moskva in Moscow!Moscow has been the capital of Russia for almost its entire history. The exception is during the period of the Russian Empire, which lasted from 1721 until the Russian Revolution 1917. For these two centuries the capital was St. Petersburg. The Russian Empire was the second largest contiguous Empire in world memory; only the Mongol Empire had been greater.Check out what's happening north of Mongolia these days, in ChitaAlthough you may not have heard of Sochi, on the Black Sea, they're building up quickly and hope to host the 2014 Olympics.Other periods of Russian history include the Tsardom of Russia, from Ivan IV to Peter the Great, and the Grand Duchy (14th-16th centuries).The earliest period of Russian history was ruled by the Novgorod Republic and Kievan Rus, which was the first Russian state dating back to 800AD in Kiev.Modern Russia remains one of the world's superpowers. They launched the earth's second satellite, called Sputnik 1, and were the first country to put a human being into orbit around earth. (The first one is called the Moon.)After the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia became a federal republic of 83 states.Text by Steve Smith.