Amazing Saint Sophia Cathedral in Novgorod

Amazing Saint Sophia Cathedral in Novgorod

The Holy Wisdom of God in Kremlin also known as Saint Sophia Cathedral in Veliky Novgorod.It is the mother church of the Novgorodian Eparchy and one of the oldest orthodox church. The feature of this church is its divergence from the Byzantine pattern. Veliky Novgorod is a historic city and infact one of the most historic in Russia. It is along the Volkhov River in the northwestern part of Russia. This cathedral was built by Vladimir and it is an expression of gratitude to the people of Novg... [ read more ]

Russia's Gem: Novgorod

Russia’s Gem: Novgorod

Novgorod is a town that is so beautiful with solid old churches, kremlin full of historic treasures and gorgeous tree-lined streets. There lives laid-back and friendly locals and one of its beauty is its access to the scenic countryside. Basically, Novgorod means 'new town' and ironically, it has been around since the 9th century! Varangian Norsemen Over the past 600 years, it has been Russia's most pioneering artistic and political centre. If you want to begin explore Russian's history, y... [ read more ]