Artistic Heritage of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra

Dear friends! We are glad to introduce the next release of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra “Artistic Heritage” to you. Our today’s story is about the Cross (1736) from the sacristy of the Dormition Cathedral of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. It is part of the collection of carved sacred items of the National Preserve “Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra”.

Curious facts about Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra

Did you know that Kyiv District Economic Committee distributed land around the Church of the Savior at Berestove in the late 1920s? It was given for local residents and was meant for vegetable gardens.

Artistic Heritage of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra

We continue acquainting you with the artworks of the Church of Sts. Anthony and Theodosius of Pechersk (Refectory). Today’s release of our “Artistic Heritage” column is dedicated to the image of St. Flavian of Constantinople.