Pannikhida for General Anton Denikin to be Held at the Synodal Cathedral
In accordance with the wishes of Marina Antonovna Denikina and by
authority of President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation,
the remains of General Anton Ivanovich Denikin, and of philosopher
Ivan Aleksandrovich Ilyin, will be transferred from September 28
to October 3.
As part of this event, a pannikhida will be performed over the coffin
containing the remains of General Denikin at the Synodal Cathedral
of Our Lady of the Sign, with the antiphonal singing of a male choir
under the directions of Peter A Fekula and the great choir of Sretensky
Monastery of Moscow. After the pannikhida, a commemorative trapeza
will be held at the Synod hall with the participation of the Synodal
Administration and numerous guests. That evening, a formal reception
is scheduled at the Russian Consulate in New York.
The following day, the coffin will be flown to Paris, where the
daughter of General Denikin, Marina A Denikina-Grey, resides, and
from there to Moscow. The burial of General Denikin and Ivan Ilyin
will be performed at Donskoy Monastery cemetery on October 3.