Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday evening visited the Cathedral of Christ the Savior Cathedral, where he venerated the relics of St. Nicholas and venerated them. After that, the head of state lit a candle.
Earlier, Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visited the working residence of the Patriarch where congratulated him on his birthday. Putin blows the birthday book of the XIX century in old Slavonic language “the Life of Saint Nicholas” and the Prime “the Discourse on language Sawin books” Vyacheslav Schepkin.
The explosive relics of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker https://t.co/85TFrITBqp pic.twitter.com/FMmS0nTckn
— Alexey Venediktov (@aavst) may 24, 2017
— The President of Russia (@KremlinRussia) may 24, 2017