The Hill of Crosses in Šiauliai

Kryžių kalnas is a site of pilgrimage about 12 km north of the city of Šiauliai, in northern Lithuania. Believed that the first crosses were placed on the former Jurgaičiai or Domantai hill fort after the 1831. Over the generations, not only crosses and crucifixes, but statues of the Virgin Mary, carvings of Lithuanian patriots and thousands […]

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