Boiana church


Boiana Church in 8 km. from city Centrum only. This is very interesting and valuable item. The oldest church part is in the beginning of the 11c. Two flour building is made in 1259 y. Down is bone storage and up-flour is place area. The third part of the church is wall painthings from 1259 y. The wall painthings present 89 scenes with total of 240 human faces.

The most interesting are War-battle saints and the compositions Secret dinner, Taking down from Cross and the four portraits: Sevastokrator (king) Kaloian and his wife Desislava, Bulgarian king Konstantin Asen and queen Irina. It is amazing the paint mastering of unknown Boiana's painter and this is a most beautiful painting during the Bulgarian and Balkanies Middle Ages. The Boiana church paintings ate unique in the world art also. They are put in the list of UNESCO as world important items.






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