Beautiful Chushevitsy village in Vologda region- Russia


Chushevitsy is a village in the Verkhovazhsky district of Russia’s Vologda region and the administrative center of the same-named rural community. The settlement has a population of around 700 people. It is situated on the Vaga River’s banks.

In the center of the village there is a monument to fellow countrymen who died during the Great Patriotic War.

During my visit, there was a rally dedicated to the day of memory and sorrow, called “Candle of Memory”.

Workers at the local library observed a minute of silence before lighting candles and setting flowers at the memorial.

The church in Chushevitsy is located in the scaffolding, so it was not possible to take a normal picture.

Okay, to keep this post from being too short, I’ll show you the church in Syamzha from a different perspective. By the way, I had to return here after Chushevitsy for this purpose.

However, because it is located on a steep hill and is surrounded on all sides by woods, this church is notoriously difficult to photograph.

A cow parsnip grows from below, which immediately spoils the postcard view of this architectural object.

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