St. Tikhon Zadonskii DayDescription
The Orthodox celebrate St. Tikhon of Zadonsk Day on August 26. The town of Zadonsk is called Russian Jerusalem because it is especially loved and revered by believers. It has been a tradition for a long time to go to the Holy Land on foot, similarly nowadays icon-bearing processions come from Voronezh, Lipetsk and Yelets to visit the holy places in Zadonsk. On that day numerous pilgrims come to Zadonsk in buses from various regions of Russia, Belarus and the Ukraine.
399200, Lipetsk Region, Zadonsky District, town of Zadonsk, 14, Kommuny str.