February 6-12 Bobruisk holds the exhibition-fair “Orthodox Belarus”. The event takes place in the local culture palace. The information is provided by Mogilev regional office for ideology, culture and youth affairs.
The opening ceremony will begin with the public prayer “Before good deeds”. The main event will be presentation of Gorbatsevichi miracle-working icon of Our Lady.
Representatives of Orthodox churches, temples and publishing houses of Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine will take part in the exhibition. The visitors can buy icons, religious literature, audio and video goods. They also can communicate with monks and priests, pray at a shrine, leave their notes asking for health and rest of relatives.
The educational program of the exhibition includes round tables, seminars, lectures, talks with priests of Bobruisk eparchy, demonstration of documentaries from the series “Earthly and Heavenly”. Bobruisk citizens and guests can attend the meeting with Yuri Vorobyevsky, the director, member of the Writers’ Union of Russia and the editorial board of “Russki Dom” magazine. There is also a meeting with Natalia Suhinina, a famous Orthodox writer and journalist.
The educational events are accompanied by the special program “Questions to priests”.