The ROC predicted waiting time in the queue to the relics of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker

© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly in Photobacterium are in the queue to the temple of Christ the Savior where the ark with the relics of St. Nicholas the WonderworkerThe ROC predicted waiting time in the queue to the relics of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly the image Bank

The organizers of the faithful to receive the relics of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker in Moscow called the approximate waiting time in the queue to the Shrine, some days it was cut almost in half.

The relics of St. Nicholas for the first time in history brought to Russia. With may 21, they are in the temple of Christ the Savior. With 13 hours on may 22 to him opened free access for pilgrims. Access to the relics is open daily until 12 July from 8.00 to 21.00.

«The estimated time spent in the queue – approximately 6.5 hours (this estimation is approximate and may change depending on number of pilgrims),» — said in a statement on the official website of the bringing of the Shrine.

Turn, according to the website, starts in the area of metro station «Frunzenskaya».

Previously, the ROC recommended that the residents of Moscow and Moscow region to make the pilgrimage to the Shrine on Saturdays due to the fact that these days attracts a large number of believers from the regions. So, on Saturday, June 17, the waiting time in the queue was 12 hours.

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