Under Beautiful Chandelier and Dome of Foros Church

Under Beautiful Chandelier and Dome of Foros Church

Angle bottom view of a chandelier (Greek: panikadilo) hanging from cupola (dome) of the Church of Christ’s Resurrection in Foros. The beautiful cupola and vaults of the church decorated with Byzantine ornamentation.

Photo #708 taken on May 05, 2017

Album: Foros Church of the Resurrection of Christ

Categories: Interior

Tags: #Christ’s Resurrection Church #church chandelier #Church Interior #Crimea #Cupola #Foros #Foros Church #Interior #Russia #cathedrals #chandelier #churches #decorations #dome #panikadilo #religion #vaults

In Front of the Wooden Iconostasis of Foros Church

In Front of the Wooden Iconostasis of Foros Church

Magnificient interior of the Church of Christ’s Resurrection in Foros with the view from the middle of the church on the carved oak iconostasis (icon screen) with the gilded the Beautiful Gates (Holy Doors) in the center and shining church chandelier (Greek: Panikadilo) hanging from its cupola (dome). The walls of the church decorated with Byzantine ornamentation.

Photo #692 taken on May 05, 2017

Album: Foros Church of the Resurrection of Christ

Categories: Interior

Tags: #Church Interior #churches #cathedrals #Foros Church #Christ’s Resurrection Church #Foros #religion #Interior #Crimea #Russia #decorations #iconostasis #panikadilo #church chandelier

Old Icons and Flowers on the Window Sill – Interior of Foros Church

Old Icons and Flowers on the Window Sill - Interior of Foros Church

The beautiful richly decorated old icon of St. Nicholas, an icon of Our Lady with Child and one other icon framed flowers on the window sill. Interior of the Church of Christ’s Resurrection near Baidarsky Pass at Foros settlement. The church was built in 1892 at the most Southern coast of Crimean Peninsula, in the middle between Yalta and Sevastopol.

Photo #716 taken on May 05, 2017

Album: Foros Church of the Resurrection of Christ

Categories: Architectural

Tags: #Church Interior #Crimea #Foros #Foros Church #Old Icons #Orthodox Churches #Resurrection Church #Russia #St. Nicholas #Window Sill #Windows #cathedrals #churches #icons #religion

Magnificent Interior of the Home Church of Romanovs in Livadia

Magnificent Interior of the Home Church of Romanovs in Livadia

Interior view from the entrance of the Christian Orthodox Church of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in Livadia with bright blue and red colors of the paintings on its vaults and attractively carved marble iconostasis with icons decorated with fresh flowers in the spring season. The church was constructed in 1864-66 by the project of Russian architect Ippolit Monighetti and connected with Livadia Palace, the former residence of Russian Tsars. It became a home church of Romanov family.

Photo #104 taken on May 05, 2017

Album: Livadia Palace and Park

Categories: Cultural Interior

Tags: #Church Interior #Crimea #Holy Cross Church #Livadia #Romanov’s Church #Russia #cathedrals #churches #home church #religion

Elegant Pillars with Arches and Colorful Vaults of Holy Cross Church

Elegant Pillars with Arches and Colorful Vaults of Holy Cross Church

Interior view of the Christian Orthodox Church of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, the Home Church of Romanovs in Livadia. The church constructed in 1864-66 by the project of Russian architect Ippolit Monighetti and connected with Livadia Palace is decorated with elegant marble pillars and beautiful vaults painted in bright blue and gold colors with icons.

Photo #110 taken on May 05, 2017

Album: Livadia Palace and Park

Categories: Interior

Tags: #Church Interior #Crimea #Frescoes #Holy Cross Church #Livadia #Pillars #Romanov’s Church #Russia #cathedrals #churches #home church #icons #paintings #religion #vaults