On the day of reburial of Shevchenko, a popular assembly will be held in Uzhgorod
On Friday, May 22, 2015, at 17:30, near the monument to the Great Kobzar, there will be a popular assembly dedicated to the Day of reburial of Taras Shevchenko in Ukraine
May 22 is an important date for every Ukrainian. On this day, the ashes of Taras Shevchenko, according to his will, was reburied in Ukraine on the Chernecha Mt.
According to the organizers, "On this festive day, people of different ages dressed in embroidered shirts, amateur and professional groups come to the monument to Shevchenko in Uzhgorod, to honor the prophet of Ukraine, the great poet by laying flowers, singing songs to the words of Taras Shevchenko, reciting "The Testament" and other poems of Shevchenko."