24 December 2012, Monday, 14:53

Pilgrims from Bashkortostan have visited holy places of Russia

author: Ludmila Ternovaya

Ufa Eparchy organized a trip to holy places of Russia for republican believers. More than 20 pilgrims fr om Bashkir Metropolitanate have visited Pokrovski nunnery, the Novo-Spasski monastery, Christ Savior Cathedral and the Epiphany Church in Moscow, where remains of Holy Alexis the Moscow are kept and where the Patriarch of Moscow and the whole of Russia Alexei the II is buried.

Further the pilgrims have visited the Trinity-Sergey monastery.

After that they’ve paid a visit to the village Godenovo, wh ere the Vivifying God’s Cross is kept in the yard of St. Nikola nunnery.

themes: religion