1 Habitable Caves of Pridonje

Habitable Caves of Pridonje

Posted on April 23, 2014 by tim

The plan of the cave

An underground church

The ceiling is smuted

The cave is well preserved.Someone says, that it’s  construction  occurred in the late 19th – early 20th century. One of the initiators of the construction was Terence Belchenko . Local citizens helped him . Terence was a very strong man with a difficult temperament : in 1902 he and his friend had robbed the village’s church. He was arrested and held in prison for three years . After liberation, Terence views on faith have changed dramatically : under the influence of advocacy of political prisoners he has become an atheist. For this reason, the construction of the cave was stopped. It became such an unfinished underground church .

The underground church is very beautiful and mysterious.

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One Response to “Habitable Caves of Pridonje”

  1. Douglas says:

    It looks like a rather dull place to live.

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