“ And a leah there was a Christ? “
on October, 19th, 1922 in the Soviet Russia the antireligious committee has been created, calling to struggle with “ priests, churches and religion “.
Against belief struggled by means of caricatures, the devastating articles proving that “ the Christ was not “ and... Fires. On “ Komsomol “ people by turns threw Easter in icon fire... Posters 20 - h invited years on mass burning of icons.
Up to 30 - h years in Russia every week left magazines “ Atheists “ and “ the Militant atheist “.
Employees of the House of an icon have collected leaflets, propaganda materials, the posters ridiculing church, a videoarchive of destruction of temples 20 - h years of the XX-th century, tragic stories of people, whose hands wrote 70 years godlessness history. At an exhibition it is possible to see and the icons scolded by atheists - “ the Sign “ a XVIII-th century - this image is cut up by stars; Icon fragment “ great assize “ a XVII-th century, during half a century workers of collective farm situated near Moscow used it as a partition in a cowshed...
the icon House, the m. item “ Arbat “ street Spiridonovka, 4.
Till November, 8th.
the Input free.