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Russian Orthodox churches outside Russia

The connection belongs to Religion and Belief connections.

Connected Sites

  • Classical Weimar: Russian Church in the Historic Cemetery
  • Mount Athos: Saint Panteleimon Monastery (and hence its Katholikon or main church) is Russian Orthodox.
  • Potsdam: Alexandrowska
  • Samarkand: In the European Quarter
  • Tallinn: Alexander Nevski Cathedral
  • Tauric Chersonese: Saint Vladimir Cathedral
  • Tokaji Wine Region: The Tokaj Orthodox Church was established by Greek and Russian merchants. (Russian Czars stationed a military unit in Tokaj to supervise the procurement and the security of each wine shipment to Russia.)
  • Vilnius: Church of the Holy Spirit


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  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
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  5. Be explained, with reference to a source