Medvedivka Church

We continue to travel in Kholodnyi Yar and explore interesting places. This time we will dwell on trivialities of the Dormition of Mother of God church in the heart of the village Medvedivka, Chigirinsky district, Cherkasy region. For centuries churches have been the centres of culture, spirituality and education in Ukraine. Almost every village erected […]

Shutters in Ivkivtsi

Kholodnyi Yar does not stop impressing us. Here’s the video made in Ivkivtsi of the Chyhyryn region of the Cherkasy oblast. The main subject is the window shutters. Nazar Lavrinenko, who is the local inhabitant, head of the NGO “Ukrainian mill-studying association” tells in more details about this. Today it’s very hard to find ancient […]

Haidamatskyi pond

Haidamatskyi pond is located in the most remote place in the forest of Kholodnyi Yar, Melnyky, Chygyrynsky district, Cherkasy region. It is also called Monastic pond, since a little higher on the hill is situated Motronynskyi monastery. From both sides the pond is protected by defensive ramparts. Almost opposite Haidamatskyi pond are situated underground caves […]

Autumn presentations on the “Image Mapping” project

During 3 days the “Image Mapping” team of three girls of our NGO “Pangeya Ultima” again visited “Kholodnyi Yar” in Cherkasy region! During the trip there were presentations in local schools Holovkivka, Melnyky and Medvedivka. To the event pupils from the primary school were invited from the village of Melnyky, middle and high school pupils […]

Noemie’s (EVS volunteer) impression on the IM2016 WC

Here my 7 positives feelings about the camp! P like Persons and Participation! Each meeting with local people, with volunteers of different countries, with Ukrainian volunteers, or with other persons was exceptional! Every persons of the camp participated in work with his own personality, with joy and with his talents. It was a chance to meet and […]