Anna Kalashnikov prayed to the black Madonna

Анна Калашникова помолилась черной Мадонне
The actress and model has been in an unusual place.

Анна Калашникова помолилась черной Мадонне

Anna Kalashnikova

Photo: from personal archive of Anna Kalashnikova

Anna Kalashnikova

Photo: from personal archive of Anna Kalashnikova

Anna Kalashnikova visited a unique place and prayed to the black Madonna. “I have long wanted to visit the Benedictine monastery of Montserrat, near Barcelona, because the desire that you make his main Shrine is the Black virgin, necessarily marks!” Anna said 7days.ru.

The name of the main Shrine of the monastery — the statue of the virgin and child on коленях12 century — received the dark color of the black poplar that was cut. Therefore, the Catalans affectionately call her Madonna “Beautiful”. By the way, in honor of this Dame by the name of Montserrat, in Catalonia, often referred to as girls. For example, this name is Montserrat Caballe.

“Several times I was in Barcelona — says Kalashnikov. But never could carve out half a day to visit this Holy place. Because the convent, which is situated at an altitude of 725 metres, you first need to first go by train and then take the cable car. In addition to face of Madonna’s huge lines of pilgrims and tourists. But this time it happened: a young
the man is so organized everything that we’ve had time to see the monastery and visit the Black virgin, and listen to the famous local boys ‘choir, which in the main Cathedral performs spiritual music”.