Orthodox Church of St. Paraskeva (Pyatnickaya), Vilnius

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Orthodox Church of St. Paraskeva (Pyatnickaya) is located in Vilnius. Make Orthodox Church of St. Paraskeva (Pyatnickaya) a part of your Vilnius vacation plans using our Vilnius trip generator.
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  • Firstly, the original (14th century) church was the first non-wooden Christian church in Lithuania. But mostly it is known for the fact that Russian emperor Peter I prayed here during Russian-Swedish ...  more »
  • Walking toward the University of Vilnius City Hall Square, is the Church of Russia in the second entrance is where Church stores, such as painting in the small square
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  • The Eastern Orthodox St. Paraskeva Church is located in the Old Town. It was completely destroyed by fire and rebuilt several times. It fell into disrepair and was abandoned for long periods as well. ...  more »
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  • Amazing place.
  • Šetnjom po Viljnusu naišli smo i na crkvu Sv. Nikole - zastitnika putnika i moreplovaca. Zanimljiva crkva i njena okolina u ovom gradu sa dosta muzičara na ulicama.
  • Consecrated in honor of transferring the relics of St. Nicholas of Myra in Bars. In ancient times it was called the great, as the oldest of the Orthodox churches in Vilnius. According to some sources, when it initially, after the execution, buried three Saints Of martyrs. In 1514, was rebuilt from the base Duke Constantine Ostrozkiy in the same form and still stands today. This is the only Temple Vilna is not subject to restructuring in the 19th century (built only a chapel of St. Michael the Archangel). Before revolution here kept great Shrine-Relics of St. Nicholas, brought from the Bar.
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  • The Orthodox Church, distorted psevdovìzantìjs′koû the reconstruction of the 19th century
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  • Going for the street always draw attention to this cerkvę.
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