Church of St John Chrysostom Nativity, Uglich

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  • On the Bank of the Volga River, next to the monastery is the Authors the Church of the Nativity of John the Baptist, which is considered the most beautiful in Uglich. Predtechyns'ka Church is extremely gorgeous. Pleases the eye golden colour of colouring of external walls, facades of the temple, like gems, glitter multicolor tiles. Monument to everywhere looks amazingly beautiful: and from afar, and against the backdrop of the mighty white walls Voskresensky monastery and near when lit by the Sun glittering chapter and tents resemble fairy palace, and from the left bank of the Volga River, where the golden color of walls reflected in the blue expanse of water. The Church has an interesting and tragic history. In June 1663 year day Uglich shocked tragic event-missing young son remarkable Uglich merchant Nicephorus Chepolusov. All searches were in vain, and parents despaired. Almost a month later, on July 2, the body of the murdered infant John was found under a layer of MOSS in the swamp. Disconsolate father decided to honor such tragic deceased son. To do this, 1689-1691 Gg. He builds in warm stone the Predtechyns'ka Church. Unknown wizard created a graceful proportions, surprisingly slender Church: elegant tented belfry, refectory, stretched up the Central five-domed Temple, small cube odnoglavye chapels to the North and the South. In the northern side of her in 1960-ies the restorers discovered arkasolij (niche), where buried Vania Chepolosov. Unfortunately, the condition of the temple cannot be called good, it requires urgent restoration, and inside get has not been closed.
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  • It is a pity to see that a, once clearly beautiful Cathedral, is getting wasted due to a lack of maintenance. It is still in use, but not open for sightseeing..  more »
  • Is about Resurrection monastery and river locks directly on the Bank of the Volga River. Inside get failed-tightly closed. Nearby, the small area for tourist coaches. The façade, of course, requires restoration, but in this form makes an impression. year 1691 ... Bypassed around buildings in pozagljadyval. This feeling that emptiness inside and ruin.
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