Church of St. Nicholas, Kazan

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  • 2 August christened my 10-month son Seryozha, Church for the baptism of prigljadela a long time ago, now objasnju why the choice fell on the Church of Saint Nicholas. 1. Road edish to Temple, runs along the Volga River, not everywhere, but r. Volga though places seen and very good, not only will you pass the Temple of all religions. 2. The Church is located on this site since 17 century, suggesting a namolennosti location. 3. the current Rector, Fr. Valery, very modern, young and hardworking Priest, he and his team-a lot of doing to the temple, so with his coming-there is a beautiful flower garden Temple vookrug, a children's playground and Sandpit, and most importantly a view on the river Volga-became truly blessed and very memorable ... Recommend you this divine place. ...
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  • The first Church in the village of Krasnaya Gorka was built in 1670, it was then that in these lands was brought the icon of one of the most revered Saints in Russia-Nicholas. A century later, on the initiative and the support of parishioners in place of the wooden church rose stone. With the Volga River and today is its high, three-tiered Bell Tower, built in 1874 in the early 19 c. highlighted right pridel in honor of Georgian icons of the mother of God, and the left-in honor of Archangel Michael was built almost a century-in 1902, the Soviet time used for household purposes, Temple lost Cross and domes. Since 1990, the temple began to occur. In 2001 he was made the restoration project, which was provided for the restoration of reels and cupolas-Temple part and the Bell Tower. Restoration is still ongoing, forces seemed indifferent parishioners.
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  • A small home temple on the territory of the Kazan Kremlin was built over the supposed place of breaking through the walls during the storming of Kazan by the troops of Ivan the Terrible.
  • The Church of Nikola Ratno was built approximately 1558 year. The temple was erected at the western side of the Transfiguration Cathedral, which was in the XVI century completely wooden. The new church was built of stone and named in honor of Nicholas the Wonderworker. In the people the temple was called the name of Nikola Ratno, because the main part of the parish was made by Streltsy of the Kazan garrison. As a result of the fire of 1815 years the dome of the Church of Nikola Ratno was badly damaged. In the same year the building was restored: The vaults were dismantled, the ceiling was built in their place, the construction was increased in height and expanded at the expense of the new Pridela named in honor of St. John the Lestvynik. Today the church belongs to the Museum of Archaeology and is probably the oldest stone building in the city.
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