Monument to Peter and Fevronia, Murom saints, Murom

(4.6/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
Monument to Peter and Fevronia, Murom saints is located in Murom. Use our Murom vacation generator to visit Monument to Peter and Fevronia, Murom saints on your trip to Murom, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
map
Create a full Murom itinerary

Plan your trip to Murom

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • By will not pass as close to the famous Trinity monastery. Absolutely normal in itself. Why it's worth back to the road.
    View original
  • A stunning monument to Peter and Fevronnii, powerful energy. Stands in front of the Church on the square, very beautiful, Frater stand beggars, it's like the otpugivajushie.
    View original
  • Monument to Peter and fevronia is located near the walls of the famous Trinity monastery in murom. This is a well-known stopping place for pilgrims, where they immediately meet with the monument. Still, tourists (pilgrims) often ask: "where are the relics of Peter and fevronia?" This church of Boris and Gleb, are located on the left side, without reaching the monument! Brief history. 8 July-Orthodox holiday of family and marriage, the day Prince Peter and Princess Fevronia. After about 300 years after the death of Peter and Fevronia, in the 16th century they were regarded as the Russian Orthodox Church canonized. Named after saints are considered patrons of the lifetime of the spouses. According to legend, Peter killed the malicious snake, which sprayed blood Peter, why the body was covered with scabs. Then Peter went to Ryazan land where there were a lot of healers. In the village is affectionately one girl (Fevroniya) agreed to cure Peter with the stipulation that if he would take her to marry. Whacked the Prince was agreed at all. However, vylechivshis', the Prince refuses to fulfil its promise. After that, the second time Fevroniya helped him get rid of the disease and became Duchess. Not wishing to recognize Princess boyars Murom forced both spouses to leave the city. Later, due to the outbreak of distemper citizens called Peter and Fevroniju in the Office. They lived happily ever after, died in one hour. As narrates the tale of Peter and Fevronia remained faithful to one another in love not only to death, but after ... In 2008 year in Russia was officially established by the all-Russian Festival "day of family, love and fidelity." Since that time, in the framework of the national program "with your family," SS Peter sculptural compositions and fevronia steel installed in Russian cities. The aim is the formation of a secular tradition, aimed at strengthening the institution of the family and marriage. Monuments to Peter and fevronia are installed in more than 60 cities (see, for example, Vikipendija: monuments to Peter and fevronia, chronology) Murom monument blagovernym Prince Pyotr and fevroniya being celebrated. was at the foundry in the town of Zhukovsky. The authors of the architects Oleg and Vladimir Sjaginy and sculptor Vladimir Surovtsev. Opening of the monument took place on July 7, 2012, for the day of family, love and fidelity. Sculptural composition expressed as characters. Prince Peter holding a sword, symbolizing the legitimate authority and strength of spirit. Fevronia nakidyvaet on the shoulders of her husband's blanket, which means women's care, wisdom and foresight. On the reverse side of the monument is an interesting detail is the figurine of a rabbit, usevshegosja at the feet of the spouses. The rabbit symbolizes the unity with nature and fertility. Over the years the monument originated tradition-kids and adults rub the rabbit's nose for good luck. It should be noted that the sculpture could not be attributed to objects for religious purposes. Therefore, believers must go to the relics of St Pyotr and fevroniya being celebrated in the Church of Boris and Gleb. Elemental trade at the monument and expensive in nearby shops (souvenirs, cafés, kiosks), usually afford visiting foreigners.
    View original