Great Churches of Russia
Lecture no. 5 from the course: The World's Greatest Churches
Taught by Professor William R. Cook | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
Discover the extraordinary beauties of the churches of the Russian Orthodox tradition. Learn about the religious culture that inspired these structures, with their characteristic gilded domes and striking decoration of sculpture, frescoes, and tile work. Visit outstanding cathedrals in Vladimir, Suzdal, and Yaroslavl, as well as the Kremlin churches of Moscow.