Rehabilitation of the Orthodoxy on the Solovetsky Islands

Perestroika changed people’s attitude toward the church. Persecution of the clergy ceased, and lost traditions began to be gradually restored. In 1988 the parish was restored, followed by the monastic cloister in 1991.
More exciting stories and videos on Russia Beyond's Facebook page
Read more

This website uses cookies. Click here to find out more.

Accept cookies