Tent camp in Diveevo will take 4 thousand people on the day of St. Seraphim

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in fotobanka Trinity-Saint Seraphim-Diveyevo monasteryTent camp in Diveevo will take 4 thousand people on the day of St. Seraphim© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator the image Bank

Tent camp in Diveevo will take 4 thousands of pilgrims during the Days of memory of Saint Seraphim of Sarov on July 31 and August 1, the press service of the Governor and government of Nizhny Novgorod region.

To receive guests will help 3 thousands of volunteers who come from the Nizhny Novgorod region and other subjects of the Volga Federal district.

«July 26 will be completed for the tent camp, which this year will take 4 thousands of pilgrims. In the camp will be deployed 8 field kitchens, set 65 tents for accommodation equipped with canteens and clinics, provide public toilets, showers, sinks and garbage containers. Will work outlet for charging cell phones, organized supply of people to places events. The safety of the participants of the celebrations will be controlled by the representatives of national guard troops and police», — is spoken in the message.

The head of the Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin noted high level of preparation of the festivities.

«For our region and for all Russia, the memory of the Days of the Nizhny Novgorod saints — St. Seraphim of Sarov and St. Macarius St. Macarius Unzha and — are of great importance. Such events carries a great creative, unifying potential, contribute to strengthening the Orthodox traditions, spiritual values of our society. We already have rich experience in organizing celebrations. We will use it and enrich. Each celebration should be more interesting, brighter and bigger than the previous one», — quotes the press-service of the word Nikitin.

In Nizhny Novgorod region a large part of the tourist flow is pilgrimage tourism. It is expected that by 2020 the number of tourists in the region exceeds 3 million people. For the development of transport and hotel infrastructure created by the «Management company Sarovskoe Diveevo cluster», which has already started work.