Observe colorful geometrical ornaments and crosses made of stones and tiles on the exterior walls of Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church. This 12th-century church is distinguished from other Orthodox churches by its building and decorative techniques. Walk on the majolica floor made of yellow, green, and brown plates. Notice numerous ceramic pitchers built into the upper part of the walls. The southern wooden wall replaced the old brick one, which was destroyed by a landslide. Look for fragments of 12th-century frescoes in the apses. The church has been included in the World Heritage Tentative List. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Grodno holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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Dies kleine Kirche, oberhalb des Flusses ist die älteste der Stadt und wahrscheinlich sogar des Landes. Schon von außen erkennt man das so ziemlich alles was auffindbar war, zum Bau genutzt wurde. Die... more »This small church, above the river, is the oldest of the city and probably even the country. Even from the outside you can see that pretty much everything that could be found was used for construction. The side facing the river collapsed during a flood and was rebuilt, which is clearly recognizable. This does not detract from the charm of this church. Absolutely recommended.
Абраны добры варыянт захавання помнміка: выразна бачна аўтэнтычная часта храма. Сам храм унікальны для Беларусі. Прыгожыя краявіды навокал. more »The ablons are a good variant of the memory: the bachna of the a-tantith part of the temple is expressed. The temple itself is a unified one for Belarus. Jumping edges on vocals.
It’s my church. I was born in this city, and always come back to visit. It is always a spiritual place, very beautiful and holy. Thank you for restoring it and keeping it original.
Nice church in a beautiful park only 5 min outside the city center
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