9 Sights in Elista, Russia (with Map and Images)
Explore interesting sights in Elista, Russia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 9 sights are available in Elista, Russia.List of cities in Russia Sightseeing Tours in Elista
1. Shakyamuni Buddha
Shakyamuni Buddha Statue is a shakyamuni buddha statue located in Elista, Kalmykia. The statue is located in the square behind the building of the Government of Kalmykia between Lenin Square and the Alley of Heroes. The Buddha statue of Shakyamuni is the only statue of Shakyamuni Buddha in the European part of Russia, installed on the street outside the Buddhist temple.
2. О. И. Городовикову
Monument to Oka Gorodovikov, another name - "Oka Gorodovikov on a horse" - a monument dedicated to the hero of the Soviet Union Colonel-General Oka Gorodovikov and located on Gorodovikov Square in the city of Elista, Kalmykia. A historical monument, included in the list of cultural heritage sites of the Republic of Kalmykia. The largest monument in Elista.
3. Мемориальный комплекс героев Гражданской и Великой Отечественной войн
The memorial complex of heroes of civil and World War II is a memorial complex located in the city of Elista, Kalmykia. The memorial complex is included in the list of cultural heritage objects of the Republic of Kalmykia. It is located on the territory of the Park "Friendship".
Wikipedia: Мемориальный комплекс героев Гражданской и Великой Отечественной войн (RU)
4. Ээлян Овла
The monument to Dzhangarchi EELAN was seized - a monument of monumental art, located in the Park "Friendship" in Elista, Kalmykia. Dedicated to Dzhangarchi EELAN, from whose lips the Kalmyk enlightener Nomto Ochirov first recorded the songs of the Kalmyk epic "Dzhangars".
5. Храм-Часовня Сергия Радонежского
The chapel of St. Sergius of Radonezh is an Orthodox chapel located in the 7th microdistrict of the city of Elista, Kalmykia. The chapel is the ascribed temple of the Cathedral in the name of the Kazan Icon of the Blessed Virgin Mary of the Elistin and Kalmyk diocese.
Wikipedia: Часовня Святого Сергия Радонежского (Элиста) (RU)
6. Воинам 28-й армии (Танк)
The Monument to the Soldiers of the 28th Army is a historical monument located at the northeastern entrance of the city of Elista, Kalmykia. Dedicated to the soldiers of the 28th Army, who participated in the liberation of Elista from the Nazi invaders.
7. Золотой всадник
The Golden Knight, a monument to the heroes of the folk epic "Jangar", is located in the city of Ellista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmyk, in micro-area 1 at the intersection of Jangar and Budyonny streets at the entrance of the city.
8. Калмыцкий государственный драматический театр имени Баатра Басангова
The Baatra Basangov National Drama Theater is a professional Kalmyk drama theater located in Elista (Kalmykia) on Aksyon Suseev Street, 21. The theater is named after the Kalmyk writer and playwright Baatr Basangov.
Wikipedia: Калмыцкий государственный драматический театр имени Баатра Басангова (RU), Website
9. Золотая обитель Будды Шакьямуни
The Burkhan Bakshin Altan Sume is a Gelug Buddhist monastery in Elista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmykia, a federal subject of the Russian Federation. The temple contains the largest Buddha statue in Europe.
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