Cross Processions were made in the Streets of Hrodna and Mahilyow


A cross procession in the memory of the deceased warriors took place in Mahilyow on the 9th of May. The Orthodox believers lead by f. Artemi Povorov went through the streets saying prayers and saying litias at mass graves and obelisks.

According to, the procession went from the Transfiguration church through the former concentration camp site (where ca. 80,000 unknown Soviet soldiers is buried) to the memorial Buynitskaye field.

In Zaritsa neighborhood, Hrodna, the parishioners of St. Afanasi of Brets parish went in cross procession thorugh the neighborhood’s streets with chants and accompanied by the chime. According to, the procession was lead by f. Vyacheslav Gaplichnik.


A traditional cross procession from Arekhava village to Oltush village near Malaryta took place on the 6th of May. According to, the parishioners of Arekhava St. Parasсeva church lead by protopriest Anatol Dudarchuk went to Transfiguration church at Oltush village where protopriest Viktar Paletsila gave a Liturgy.

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