Gornji Adrovac - Memorial church to colonel Nikolai Raevski, named Vronski in novel Ana Karenina

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Slavni pukovnik ruske vojske NIKOLAJ NIKOLAJEVIČ RAJEVSKI bio je dobrovoljac u Srpsko-Turskom ratu 1876.U borbi sa turskom vojskom poginuo je u selu Gornji Adrovac kod Aleksinca i sahranjen u manastiru Sveti Roman.Kasnije su posmrtni ostaci ruskog pukovnika, koji je iz smrti prešao u legendu,po želji porodice uz sve vojne počasti prenete iz Saborne crkve u Beogradu i sahranjene u porodičnoj grobnici u mestu Ruzmovska - Ukrajina.U manastiru Sveti Roman je ostalo samo srce pukovnika Rajevskog.Na mestu pogibije u selu Gornji Adrovac,njegova snaja je podigla crkvu Svete Trojice,u narodu danas poznatu kao RUSKA CRKVA .Od puta do ulaska u hram zasađene su lipe donete sa imanja Rajevskih. Pukovnik Nikolaj Nikolajevič Rajevski poslužio je slavnom ruskom piscu Lavu Tolstoju kao lik Vronskog u romanu Ana Karenjina.


The famous colonel of the Russian Army Nikolai Nikolaevich Raevski was a volunteer in the Serbian-Turkish War of 1876.Fighting in the battle was killed in the village Gornji Adrovac near Aleksinac and was buried in the Monastery of St. Roman.Later, the remains of the Russian colonel, who crossed over from death to legend, by the wishes of the family with full military honors carried from the Cathedral in Belgrade and buried in the family tomb in Ruzmovska - Ukraine.In monastery St Roman, remains the heart of Colonel Raevski.In the village Gornji Adrovac where he was killed,wife of his brother raised the church of the Holy Trinity, commonly known today as RUSSIAN CHURCH. From road to the temple planted linden from Ruzmovska. Colonel Nikolai Nikolaevich Raevski served the famous Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, as a character Vronsky in the novel Anna Karenina.


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sonjabgd on January 17, 2016

Heinrich Andreas ,thank you.All the best,Sonja

Ramil Rzayev on February 3, 2016

Beautiful photo!

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Best wishes from Baku, Ramil

sonjabgd on February 3, 2016

Ramil Rzayev ,thank you for vist and L&F .Greetings

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