Dear friends! Following our last week announcement, we begin telling you the detailed story about the process of reconstrution of the Dormition Cathedral, the Great Pechersk Church, which lasted during 1998-2000.
Dear friends! We continue introducing the items of the Fund collection of the National Preserve “Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra”. Today we would like to speak about silver gilded chalice of 1755 (KPL-M-9518). It was contributed to the Trinity-Hospital Monastery of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra by book-keeper Ivestion.
Did you know that in autumn, 1930, the Administration of Lavra’s State Historical and Cultural Preserve – All-Ukrainian Museum Town, initiated the petition concerning purchasing the car for the museum institution? The petition was sent to the People’s Commissariat of Education that functioned as a direct governing body then.
Did you know that novices have always been an integral part of the monastic community? Those of them who passed the obedience test joined the ranks of monastic fraternity of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra.
Dear friends! We are glad to introduce the next release of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra “Artistic Heritage” to you. Today we are going to continue acquainting you with the paintings of the Church of Sts. Anthony and Theodosius of Pechersk (Refectory).
Today we complete our story about architectural and archaeological research conducted in the territory of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra in 1997-2000. It preceded and accompanied the reconstruction of the Great Pechersk Church.
Did you know that there appeared a lot of taverns in Pechersk town in the 1750’s? They belonged to Lavra and their number reached almost two dozen.