Kostroma, Russia

Russian orthodox churches with their icons, the scent of frankincense and their priests wearing red, are fascinating. The Resurrection Church is the only remaining religious building from the 17th century in the city of Kostroma. April 2011. Les églises orthodoxes russes avec leurs icônes, l’odeur de l’encens et leurs prêtres vêtus de rouge sont fascinantes.…

Kostroma, Russia

The Ipatiev Monastery was founded around 1330. It is a landmark in Russian history since the Romanov dynasty was born there. In spring, fishermen dig holes in the frozen Kostroma river, hoping for a big catch. April 2011. Le monastère Saint-Hypatius a été fondé vers 1330. C’est un lieu important de l’histoire russe car la…