Vyshhorod is a town in Kiev Oblast, Ukraine. It is located at around 50°34′60″N, 30°30′0″E. The Coat of Arms of the Kiev Oblast Kiev Oblast (also Kyiv Oblast) is an oblast (province) in central Ukraine. ...
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The symbol of their unity became the celebration of the Transfer of the Relics of Boris and Gleb, observed on 2 May. The history of the establishing of this feastday is bound up with the preceding events of Russian history.
The Vyshgorod sanctuaries were not the sole centre of Church liturgical veneration of the holy Passion-Bearers Boris and Gleb, it was spread throughout all the Russian land.
Oleg himself, in addition to the Vyshgorod church, erected in 1115 the Borisogleb cathedral in Old Ryazan (wherefore the diocese was later called Borisoglebsk).And his brother David built likewise at Chernigov (in 1120).
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