Ukraineatpresent.com - information about Ukraine  

Ukraine

 >

Northern Ukraine

 >

Sumy oblast

 >

Pyrohivka

About Ukraine
Ukrainian Airlines
Ukrainian Women
Ukrainian Dating
Travelling around Ukraine
Ukrainian History
Northern Ukraine
Zhytomyr oblast
Kyiv oblast
Chernihiv oblast
Sumy oblast
Western Ukraine
Central Ukraine
Eastern Ukraine
Southern Ukraine

Pyrohivka

The wooden Church of Patronage
The wooden Church of Patronage
Pyrohivka Village (610 residents), Shostka Region, located on the left banks of the rivers Desna and Shostka in the area of their confluence. In this ordinary village, the Time somehow saved the wooden Church of Patronage and belltower built in the 18th c.. It stands at some distance from rural buildings on the wavy river sand covered with bushes; it is a rare and cheerful sight. Possibly, it is related to the magic of environment wonderfully described by O. Dovzhenko. Maybe, this wide valley, rapid current of Desna, horses unchastely grazing on the flood-plain, boundless picturesque landscapes, is the best way to understand the many-sided Ukrainian soul...


 
 PREVIOUS PAGE NEXT PAGE
Putyvl
Putyvl
  Romny
Romny
 
 FEATURES