MOSCOW, 1 may — RIA Novosti. The Abbot of the main temple of the Russian Armed forces Bishop Klin Stefan explained to RIA Novosti the situation with mosaic, which depicts President Vladimir Putin and other Russian politicians.
According to him, panels produced in the workshop, it never was in the temple, and placing the parts with the politicians decided to give up.
the Decision to replace was taken by the artistic Board, which relied on the position of Putin, who spoke against.
“By and large this is the right approach, so we need to agree with the first persons of the state,” said Bishop Stefan.
Now the mosaic, according to the interlocutor of the Agency, undone, “prepare another story.” Thereafter, it will be mounted directly to the temple.
“There’s some storyline worked out procession in Pskov, something. But precisely I will not tell you. Now the subject of a new mosaic designs Nesterenko, Vasily Igorevich”, — concluded the Bishop Stefan.
the Church of the Resurrection, the main Church of the Armed forces of Russia, erected by voluntary donations in the Moscow Park “Patriot” for the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war.
On the territory of the temple complex is planned to create a gallery of “memory Road”. Its length is 1 418 steps, the number of days of the great Patriotic war. There will be posted information about more than 33 millions of veterans and their surviving photos.