"EAST QUESTION AND THE PROTECTION OF CO-RELIGIONISTS"
"EAST QUESTION AND THE PROTECTION OF CO-RELIGIONISTS"

Exhibition dedicated to the political, historical and religious collisions related to the so-called "Eastern Question", and participation in the Russian state. At the exhibition the visitors are more than 100 exhibits from the museum. Among them are unique photographs taken by Russian and foreign travelers the second half of XIX - early XX centuries, the gifts of the Oriental Orthodox churches, icons, accompanying soldiers and pilgrims, samples of "billboards": lithographs, engravings, postcards, reflecting different stages of the Russian state and church policy in the East. Also at the exhibition, samples of ecclesiastical vestments and military uniforms XIX - early XX centuries. More than half of the exhibits exhibited for the first time.

 

  • From:
    26 June 2018
  • Till:
    02 September 2018
  • address
    Museum of the History of Religion
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