Icon written by students of the Moscow state regional University, will visit space

Krasnogorsk. 18 APR. INTERFAX – the Students of Moscow state regional University, has written an icon of St. Luke (Voino-Yasenetsky), which is to be delivered to the International space station April 20, reported the press service of the Ministry of education of the Moscow region.

“On Board the ISS icon circled the planet several times, and then will return to Earth in Novospassky monastery”, – stated in the message.

Student Viktoriya Barsukova Anastasia Boriskina and wrote the image of St. Luke, Archbishop of Crimea, at the request of the Russian cosmonauts.