Voices From Russia, Too

Sunday, 8 May 2016

8 May 2016. Our Great Russian Motherland: Church of the Assumption on the Don Heights. Epifan (Kimovsk Raion. Tula Oblast. Central Federal District)

00 church of the assumption. don heights. Epifan. Tula Oblast. Russia. 230216


This church is part of the Assumption Monastery near Fedoseyeva. This hill, along with the holy spring on the banks of the Don River, according to legend, is the burial-place of Russian warriors who died of their wounds after the Battle of the Kulikovo Pole in 1380.


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