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Exhibition for 150th anniversary of Antons Rimovičs

22.October, 2015, 15:35

On 16 October exhibition for 150th anniversary of priest and woodcarver Antons Rimovičs opened at Sacral Culture Centre in Balvi. Rimovičs was born in 1865, Siaulai, Lithuania and was ordained as a priest in 1891. He ministered in many parishes in Latgale and with his help Balvi church central altar and side altars, as well as many statues of saints, were carved. Rimovičs died on 1 July 1933 in Ilukste. Exhibition is open on Tuesdays 10:00-18:00 or calling by mobile phone: +371 26309415.