Bangkok, May 1, 2013
representative of the Russian Orthodox Church in the
kingdom of Thailand Archimandrite Oleg (Cherepanin),
accompanied by his assistant Vladimir Buntilov, has
visited the building area of the new Church in Bangkok
where he familiarized himself with the work.
Archimandrite Oleg noted that on the whole, work is
being carried out in accordance with the approved
schedule. By now the foundation and the plinth of the
Church building have been completed, underground
storage rooms have been arranged, concrete buttresses
of walls and hipped coverings of the Church have been
built and concrete stairs have been partially
Concurrently with the church, work on construction of the
office building of the Representation of the Russian
Orthodox Church in Thailand is being carried out.
The head of the building company that is building the
church in Bangkok has assured that completion of all
building and major finishing works is expected in late
September–mid-October 2013. Some delay is possible
in the case of floods or days-long heavy showers during
the coming rainy season, reports the website of the
Representative of the Russian Orthodox Church in the
kingdom of Thailand.