"St.-Volodymyr's Cathedral" Kiev Favorite Tip by Klod5

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  Murial paintings in St-Volodymyr's Cathedral
by Klod5

Favorite thing: St-Vladimir (Volodymyr) Cathedral was build that 1862 to 1886.

Murial paintings in St-Vladimir (Volodymyr) Cathedral were executed by V? Vasnetsov, M. Nesterov, M. Vrubel, M. Pymonenko and V. Kotarbinsky under the guidance of professor A.V. Prakhov in 1885-1896. In 1946-1952 the murals were restaured.

Fondest memory: There is not only one part of the walls of the cathedral that is not decorated. It is indeed very impressive, to see all this beauty, all this however, and all these decorations. Besides, every time that you enter in a religious building, the singing of the supporters, (of old babouchka that passes there their day, to hold the building in an infinite cleanliness) transport you in another world, more spiritual...

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written May 7, 2003
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