every year on June 22, held all-Russia action “Candle of memory”. In terms of restrictive measures against the coronavirus this year it will be held in the new format — online. On the website you can “light” a candle in memory of the victims and find out how he met the war of our country. Taking part in the “Candle of memory” online, you can also help by living veterans of the great Patriotic war: each lighted candle on the project site is 1 ruble for care of veterans.

June 22, 1941 became a national tragic date — the beginning of the great Patriotic war, which claimed 27 million lives of Soviet citizens. On this day the inhabitants of our country light candles in memory of those who sacrificed themselves for the sake of our peaceful life.

this year from 15 to 22 June to “light” a candle at the website. He was launched June 8, everyone was able to read information and learn, as our cities, from Moscow to Vladivostok, met the Great Patriotic war. On this site you will find the recollections of residents about how they learned about the beginning of the war and what happened in those terrible moments.

Tools are aimed at helping veterans Charity Foundation “Memory of generations”.

the Action will also take place in social networks: from 20-22 Jun users Vkontakte and Classmates will be able to give the “Candle of memory” to his friends.

“Candle of memory” is an international, nationwide event, which appeared in 2009. For 11 years, joined more than 3,000 cities and towns in Russia and abroad. Each year the event brings thousands of people into public areas, so we can honor the memory of the heroes of the great Patriotic war who did not return from the battlefield home. This year, many of us will not be able to join it due restrictions associated with the coronavirus, but we will still be able to remember the heroes of our country on the website of daniamet.of the Russian Federation.