Where the Famous are Buried

Where the Famous are Buried

Alexandre Nevsky Cathedral, sometimes, it is also known as Sobor Alexandra Nevskogo is one of the known religious and spiritual sights in Saint Petersburg. This monastery was named after the patron saint. Being one of the most ancient and eminent monastery, Alexander Nevsky Monastery was mistaken in history by Peter the Great. He mistook that it was where the Swedes had beaten Alexander of Novgorod. In the 18th century, it became the most senior grade of Russian Orthodox monasteries called a... [ read more ]