Personalities of Saint-Petersburg events
Director of Russian literature Institute of Russian Academy of Science (Pushkin House) Nikolay Skatov is awarded with the order of Saint Apostolic Prince Vladimir.
The high award of Russian Orthodox Church will be given to him in the temple of Christ the Savior in Moscow at the nearest meeting of public trustee council on "Orthodox Encyclopedia" publishing. According to ITAR-TASU, the scientist is marked by Church for his great personal contribution to spiritual renaissance of Russia. Pushkin House became one of the organisers of annual Easter festival in St. Petersburg. It publishes collections "Christianity and Russian culture", and one of the latest collections - " Spiritual Worker" with prof. Skatov's foreword - is recognised as the best edition on Pushkin's bicentenary.