Joy of all who Sorrow Church, Druskininskai, Lithuania. Built in 1865.
Druskininskai is a spa town in the sourth of Lithuania, near the Belarussian border.
"In the early 19th century Ignacy Fonberger, a professor at the University of Vilnius, analyzed the chemical composition of Druskininkai's waters and showed that they contain large amounts of Calcium, Sodium, Potassium, Iodine, Bromine, Iron and Magnesium. He also promoted the town as a holiday resort for the population of Vilnius.
In 1837 czar Nicholas IofRussia bestowed upon Druskininkai the status of a spa, and construction of pensions and hostels started. To ease communication to the spa, a ferry service on the Nemunas was started." (Wikipedia).
The spa became popular with Russian visitors in the 19th century (at which time Lithuania was part of the Russian Empire).
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