Home > The father, son and holy spacecraft: Russian orthodox priest blesses Soyuz rocket

High tech
The father, son and holy spacecraft: Russian orthodox priest blesses Soyuz rocket

Description

In Baikonur in Kazakhstan, Father Sergiy, the local Russian Orthodox priest, has carried out ceremonies for all spacecraft taking off from Baikonur since 1999. According to Father Sergiy, the blessing of the Soyuz MS20 taking Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa to the ISS is his 380th ceremony.

Added on the 08/12/2021 18:57:14 - Copyright : AFP EN

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Russian Orthodox priest blesses the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft

    A Russian Orthodox priest blesses the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft due to launch on December 3, 2018, from the Russian-leased Kazakh Baikonur cosmodrome. IMAGES

    02/12/2018 - AFPTV - First images
  • Father, Son and Holy SIRI? Italian Priest Blesses Mobile Phones at Mass

    Mobile phones are a key part of many people's lives, but they're better left in your pocket if you find yourself at mass, right? One forward thinking priest tending to his flock on the Italian island of Sicily seems to think otherwise. Don Alessandro Palermo, a 30 year-old parish priest of the San Matteo church in Marsala, Sicily invited his faithful congregation to bring their smartphones to church so that he could bless the mobile devices.

    14/12/2017 - RT Ruptly EN
  • Soyuz spacecraft undocks from ISS with US-Russian crew aboard

    Russian Soyuz spacecraft undocks from International Space Station (ISS), before transporting back to Earth NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei and Roscosmos cosmonauts Pyotr Dubrov and Anton Shkaplerov. IMAGES

    30/03/2022 - AFPTV - First images
  • Russian Soyuz rocket launches with 36 OneWeb satellites onboard

    From Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan the Russian Soyuz 2.1B rocket blasts into space carrying 36 new satellites, from British operator OneWeb. IMAGES

    27/12/2021 - AFPTV - First images
  • Russian spacecraft carrying Japanese billionaire docks at ISS

    A Russian spacecraft carrying a Japanese billionaire docks with the International Space Station, marking the country's return to space tourism after a decade-long pause that saw the rise of competition from the United States. Online fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa and his assistant Yozo Hirano blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Their journey aboard the three-person Soyuz spacecraft piloted by cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin took just over six hours, capping a banner year that many have seen as a turning point for private space travel. IMAGES

    08/12/2021 - AFPTV - First images

More videosHigh tech

Watch video of The 'DC Universe' Digital Streaming Service Will Launch Its Beta Version In August And It Will Feature More Than Just TV Shows, With Comics And Movies Also Coming To The App. - DC Universe streaming beta coming in August - Label : BANG Showbiz -
High tech

DC Universe streaming beta coming in August

29/06/2018 14:51:34

Watch video of A Cognitive Psychologist In Montreal Wanted To See How The Musical Mind Responds To Different Compositions, So He Looked Inside Sting's Brain. - Sting's musical mind revealed by brain scan - Label : Reuters EN -
High tech

Sting's musical mind revealed by brain scan

24/08/2016 14:06:33