New Jerusalem near Moscow

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The Resurrection Cathedral of New Jerusalem monastery founded by patriarch Nickon in 1656. The Cathedral was built by similarity with the Church of the Holy Sepulture in Jerusalem
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Keramic frisian - "peacock eyeing"
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Dalles portals
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The Cathedral was decored in baroque style
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Inside the temple has not a restoration from the Hitler's attacks in 1941 and now we could only guess at what was beautiful baroque decorations before
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Even in such view the temple is impressive
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Wooden cupola (dome) of rotunda was rebuilt after the War. It was originally built from bricks, but had crashed yet in 1723.
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The "Kuvukliya" (the Tomb) was built inside the rotunda with the burial bench for body of Christ
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View of the Cathedral after the fascists in 1941. The fascists had exploded the dome and the bell tower before retreat. The bell tower has not regain yet.
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The dome of rotunda
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The central cathedral top and the dome of rotunda was regained just at early of 1990s
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Underground church of St. Constantine and St. Helena
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The water source was began from the place of the Finding the Cross when had been digging the pit for the church. Water from underground source can be tasted till now.
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The Cathedral surrounded by the walls with combat pass and with the 8 towers
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River Istra near New Jerusalem called Jordan
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The picture from the beginning of the 20 century. Here you can see the destroyed 7th-floors bell tower.
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The rural farmstead at the museum of wooden russian architecture
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Jerusalem (Israel)

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