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Ryazan

ryazan - рязань

Ryazan is one of the oldest Russian cities. It was founded in 1095. The close vicinity of Moscow makes Ryazan a good day-trip destination. The photogenic Ryazan kremlin is the city's major attraction. The kremlin as we see now was built in the 17-19th centuries. The huge Assumption Cathedral was commissioned in 1699.

The 17th century Epiphany Church.


The late 14th century Nativity of Christ Church was the first stone building in the Ryazan kremlin.

The 1789 belfry of the Assumption Cathedral.

The 17th century Holy Spirit Church.

The 1699 Saint Iliya Church.

The 1686 Savior-on-the-Hill recently restored church acquired unusual domes made of stainless steel with gilded patches.

The 17th century Transfiguration Church (right).

Prince of Ryazan Oleg. He ruled the Ryazan principality in 1350-1402.


Unaware of the sin.

 

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