Rajaküla Old Believers’ Worship House

Kalda tänav 108, Raja küla, Mustvee vald, Jõgeva maakond

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It is believed that the Raja congregation of Old Believers was established in the first quarter of the 18th century. The congregation was given permission to build its own church only in 1879. The church was destroyed during the Second World War – the only thing left is the belfry. The present worship house has 11 rooms. In 1854–1930 Gavriil Frolov lived in the worship house. He taught children icon-writing, reading and writing in Old-Slavic, also singing based on old musical notation.

Times and prices
Open all year round

Is open advance bookings only

Features and amenities
  • Wheelchair access

Getting there
Access
  • Sealed access road
  • By excursion bus
  • By public transport
  • By car
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Elena K

Elena K

История веков

Старая и очаровательная церковь староверов, вернее это молельный дом. очень интересная архитектура. Зимой был закрыт.

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