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  CHERNIHIV. The Columbia Encyclopedia: Sixth Edition. 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
First mentioned in 907, Chernihiv is one of the oldest cities of Kievan Rus.
From the 11th to 13th cent., Chernihiv was the capital of a principality of the same name, but the city declined after the Mongol invasion of 1239.
Chernihiv’s architectural monuments include the 11th-century Spaskyy Cathedral, the Church of the Assumption in the Yelets Monastery (11th cent.), and Ivan Mazeppa’s baroque army building (17th–18th cent.).
www.bartleby.com /aol/65/ch/Chernihi.html   (130 words)

 Chernihiv Oblast - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The city of Chernihiv was the second most important Ukrainian city during the Rus' period of Ukrainian history, often serving as a major regional capital.
Danylo of Chernihiv wrote of his pilgrimage to Jerusalem during this era.
The population of the Chernihivs'ka oblast' is overwhelmingly Ukrainian, with some minority Belarusian and Russian population, concentrated in the northern districts.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chernihiv_Oblast   (452 words)

 Chernihiv. The princely city of Ukraine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
CHERNIHIV, THE PRINCELY CITY OF Chernihiv, the capital of the northernmost region of Ukraine, is situated on the right (western) bank of the Desna River 87 miles (140 km) north of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv along the international highway Odessa-St.Petersburg.
The climate of Chernihiv is temperate continental, the average temperatures of January and July, the coldest and the warmest months of the year are accordingly: 19,2° F (-7,1°C) and 66,7° F (+18,7°С).
Of the educational establishments it is worth of mention the Chernihiv Taras Shevchenko Pedagogical University, the Chernihiv Technological University, the Chernihiv Institute of Economy and Management, the Chernihiv Levko Revutskyy Musical College.
www.princelycity.cn.ua /general.html   (1042 words)

 Chernihiv Oblast - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Chernihiv Oblast (Чернігівська область, Chernihivs’ka oblast’ or Чернігівщина, Chernihivshchyna in Ukrainian) is an oblast (province) of northern Ukraine.
Its capital is Chernihiv (also known as Chernigov in Russian and Czernichów in Polish).
There are few outstanding historical Orthodox churches and buildings in Chernihiv, and (the ancient Rus' town elder than Kyiv).
www.butte-silverbow.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Chernihiv_Oblast   (470 words)

 Chernihiv Oblast Facts & Figures
The Chernihiv region as an administrative economic territory unit was formed on October 15, 1932.
The Chernihiv region is one of the richest regions of Ukraine with considerable tourist and recreation potential.
The region is extremely famous for its large number of brilliant relics and monuments of history and architecture of the 11-12th and 17-19th centuries.
www.ukrainebiz.com /Articles/ChernihivFacts.htm   (1765 words)

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Rich in history and architecture and favorably situated for trade, Chernihiv began as a cluster of separate Slavic settlements along the steep banks of the Desna River which united in the early part of the 9th century for the purpose of fortification.
The city became the residence of the Chernihiv garrison and was granted Magdeburg privileges.
Ukraine's President Leonid Kuchma was born in Chernihiv oblast, so it is interesting to note that in January, 2001, in the midst of the scandal surrounding the President and his relations with the media, journalists and youth organization leaders chose the city as the site of a seminar dedicated to freedom of speech in Ukraine.
www.romyr.com /article_full.php3?article=No10_chern   (1364 words)

 Ukraine Info | Travel | Places   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Chernihiv region is located in the north of Ukraine, on the left bank of the Dnipro mid-current, in the Desna basin.
The Chernihiv region is one of the few regions in Ukraine with considerable tourist and recreational potential.
The bowels of the Chernihiv region contain large deposits of various minerals and natural raw materials that can be divided into two major groups: energy sources (oil, gas, condensate, and peat) and construction materials.
www.ukremb.com /travel/chernihiv   (818 words)

 Information about Chernihiv (Chernigov), Ukraine
In 1648 it was the center of the Chernihiv Regiment 1648-1781.
One of the Colonels of the regiment was P. Polubotok 1660-1723, Hetman of the Left-Bank Ukraine 1722-237.
Chernihiv is the capital of Chernihiv Region, which includes 22 districts, 15 towns, 31 settlements and 1519 villages.
www.ukrtravel.com /chernihiv/main.htm   (158 words)

 Chernihiv, Ukraine, Pictures
Chernihiv has a complex of 11th and 12th century churches, two 11th century monasteries, and remnants of medieval fortifications.
One of the oldest cities in Ukraine, Chernihiv was the center of the tribe of Siveryane.
In 1618 Chernihiv was transferred to Poland, and in 1648 it became part of the Ukrainian Cossack Hetman state.
www.greatestcities.com /Europe/Ukraine/Chernihiv_city.html   (323 words)

 Encyclopedia: Chernihiv   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Old East Slavic language is one name for a language spoken between the 10th and 14th centuries in Kievan Rus and its successor states, the ancestor of the modern East Slavic languages.
Chernihiv was first mentioned in chronicles in 907, but is considered to have existed at least in the 9th century, as uncovered by archeological excavations of settlement which included the artifacts from the Khazar Khaganate.
Chernihiv (Ukrainian:), often called by the Russian name Chernigov (Чернигов) is an ancient city in northern Ukraine, the capital of Chernihiv Oblast (province).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Chernihiv   (2740 words)

 Chernihiv: The face of the city | Голос громадськості   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Chernihiv oblast is in the most northern part of Ukraine and the city of Chernihiv is situated on the right bank of the Desna River, 140 kilometers from Kyiv along the international highway “Odessa–St.-Petersburg”.
Chernihiv is not only the historic, administrative and cultural center of the Desna area, but is also a city of students, entrepreneurs, academicians and even cosmonauts, as among the graduates of the former Chernihiv Higher Military Aviation School were pilot-sand cosmonauts whose names are well-known all over the world.
During the years of independence, Chernihiv has built up its reputation as one of the leading higher educational centers of the Polissya region of Ukraine as two universities and the State Institute of Economy and Management are located within the city.
www.pvp.org.ua /ukr/citys/chernihiv   (430 words)

 RISU / English / Kaleidoscope / Mysteries and Legends of the Cave Monastery in Chernihiv:
The first caves in the north-central Ukrainian city of Chernihiv, the capital of the Chernihivo-Siverske Kingdom, were dug by monks of Rus as early as at the dawn of Christianity in Ukraine, in the 11th century.
In the spring of 1918, some of the residents of Chernihiv knew that a group of people headed by Priest-Monk Alipii were digging a cave near the fence of Trinity-St. Elias Monastery, in a deep overgrown ravine out of sight, for to do so otherwise was dangerous at the time of the Revolution.
In scholarly terms, the Chernihiv caves are man-made underground buildings dug in different periods in the thick layer of the right main bank of the Desna river.
www.risu.org.ua /eng/kaleidoscope/article;2732   (3523 words)

 Chernihiv - Swimming
Swim teams of Chernihiv State Technological University (CSTU), Chernihiv State Pedagogical University (CSPU) the faculty of physical education, Chernihiv State Pedagogical University united team of all other faculties, Chernihiv institute of economy and management (CIEM), Nizhyn State Pedagogical University (NSPU) and Nizhyn State Agrarian Institute (NSAI) took part in the swim meet.
In the city Chernihiv the CYSS championship, dedicated to the Day of the Defender of the Motherland, took place.
Kyiv Region Championship among "veterans" (swimmers of age from 30 to 60 and older) was held in the city Brovari.
www.angelfire.com /comics/chernihivswim/en   (480 words)

 Business proposals from Chernihiv oblast (Ukraine)
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www3.sympatico.ca /tem-ukraine/Ukr_proposals/Offers_chernihiv.htm   (293 words)

 Centre of Rehabilitation in Chernihiv
The Chernihiv Centre of Medical Social Rehabilitation of Disabled Children, "Revival," was founded as a result of a directive of the Ukrainian cabinet of ministers on January 27, 1992 by a committee commissioned to determine the physical impaired state of Ukraine.
The Centre was registered with the city of Chernihiv by as a result of a mayoral decision on September 27, 1993.
Reconstruction and repair of the facility was done by the city of Chernihiv and humanaitarian organizations in the United Kingdom, Holland and Belgium.
www.lifenets.org /chernobyl/revival.htm   (995 words)

 Shopping centers. Chernigov shopping. Chernihiv shopping
Recovering from the Soviet past, Chernihiv is becoming a capital city of European standards with all the attributes (such as large shopping and recreation centers, boutiques and top brands shops) peculiar to large cities.
Kiev Ukraine is the capital of Ukraine Chernihiv.
Chernihiv brides daiting free girls personals Ukraine Ukrain women woman is a lovely Ukrainian town.
www.chernigov-ukraine.info /chernihiv-shopping.htm   (507 words)

 Chernihiv - the City on the North of Ukraine
Chernihiv State Technological University Chernihiv State Technological University.
Chernihiv is an ancient city in northern Ukraine...
Mother of God of Chernigov-Gethsemane Chernigov-Gethsemane, This icon was donated in 1S42 to the cave Churchof St. Michael the Archistrategus at the Gethsemane Skete...
www.bizukraine.com /chernihiv.htm   (211 words)

 Government portal :: Regional and City State Administrations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In the IX century Chernihovo-Sivers’ka land formed a part of Kyiv Rus’, it being known that in size order and importance among other cites Chernihiv was inferior only to Kyiv.
There are 22 districts in Chernihiv oblast’: Bakhmats’ky, Bobrovyts’ky, Borznyans’ky, Varvyns’ky, Horodnyans’ky, Ichnyans’ky, Kozelets’ky, Korops’ky, Koryukivs’ky, Kulykivs’ky, Mens’ky, Nizhyns’ky, Novhorod-Sivers’ky, Nosivs’ky, Pryputs’ky, Ripkyns’ky, Semenivs’ky, Sosnyts’ky, Sribnyans’ky, Tapalajivs’ky, Chernihivs’ky, Shchors’ky. Totally there are 1539 settlements: 15 cities, 30 urban villages, 1494 villages.
Chernihiv oblast’ is famous for its great number of historical memorials and architecture of the XI-XII centuries and XVII-XIX century.
www.kmu.gov.ua /control/en/publish/printable_article?art_id=116631   (657 words)

 Ukrainian Soccer News ::: Arsenal London ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Arsenal vice-chairman David Dein and a representative of Dynamo Kyiv travelled to Chernihiv on the morning of the Champions League between the two sides to watch the children in action and to officiate in a prize-giving ceremony.
Chernihiv lies just outside the exclusion zone that has been placed around Chornobyl and has a radiation count in the area about three times the acceptable limit in the UK.
The Revival Centre is a hospital which treats sick children, the majority of whom are still suffering from the affects of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.
www.ukrainiansoccer.net /news/news_article.asp?ID=16573&offset=60   (899 words)

 CHERNIHIV tour from SAM travel company Ukraine
Among the great number of invaluable cultural wealth of Ukraine an important place is given to the monuments of the ancient city of Chernihiv.
The very first record of Chernihiv dates back to 907 AD.
Chernihiv's Collegium (XVIII cent.) - the first high school on the left-bank Ukraine.
www.ukrcam.com /tour/tour_28.html   (156 words)

 NEWS AND VIEWS: Special awards recognize educators who teach in Ukrainian in Ukraine (12/06/98)
TORONTO - Three teachers from rural centers in the Chernihiv Oblast of Ukraine were awarded certificates along with stipends of $100 at a ceremony held at the Mykhailo Kotsiubynskyi Museum in the historic city of Chernihiv in July of this year.
This year's competition in Chernihiv Oblast was announced in the local press, and the selection committee received 13 nominations, with appended reference letters and supporting documents.
The Chernihiv Selection Committee was headed by Natalia Solomakha, a leader of the Plast branch in Chernihiv, who acted as the representative of the Canadian Friends of Ukraine.
www.ukrweekly.com /Archive/1998/499822.shtml   (617 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I am thinking about taking my daughter to Chernihiv Ukraine in June to visit her boyfriend.
I have traveled in the Ukraine several times and I will send you an email of what is involved in the next few days.
When we visited Kyiv from Chernihiv there was a location near the square in Kyiv where you could find a mini-bus which took you to one of the main underground stations in Kyiv.
www.greatestcities.com /go.bml?journal=forum&itemid=1270246&dir=prev   (263 words)

 EuroScope: On-Line Guides: Ukraine: Chernihiv
The administrative center of the Chernihiv Province (population of the city - 300,000; population of the province - 1.4 mln).
Due to being closely located to Kyiv, Chernihiv is usually visited on a day-trip from Kyiv (145 km one way), but overnights there are also possible.
The standard city tour usually includes: the castle (7th-12th centuries); Savior Cathedral, one of the oldest temples in Ukraine (11th century); the Cathedral of St.Boris and St.Glib (12th century); St.Parasceve's Church (12th-13th centuries); and quite a few more newer churches and public buildings; the Museum of Traditional Crafts of Chernighiv Area.
pages.prodigy.net /euroscope/chernihiv.html   (248 words)

 Peace Corps volunteer murdered in Chernihiv (09/27/98)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Chernihiv Ministry of Internal Affairs announced on September 19 that they had arrested two women in the September 14 murder of Victor Verloo, 64, of Sacramento, Calif., and had identified a third accomplice with a record of flmail and burglaries, who is still at large.
Verloo, a native of Belgium who served with the Royal Belgian Air Force before moving to the U.S., was a retired employee of the California Department of Transportation Aeronautics Division with a master's degree in business administration and a bachelor of science degree in engineering.
In Chernihiv he worked with Alahar, a non-governmental organization that advises other NGOs on matters of organizational and financial sustainability and how to encourage community participation and volunteerism.
www.ukrweekly.com /Archive/1998/399802.shtml   (471 words)

 Utel The 10-th Birthday of Utel Chernihiv Affiliate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This opened for the residents of Chernihiv region the possibility to use high quality automated international and long-distance telecom services as well as business services.
In 1999 Utel has built in Chernihiv the 5ESS transit exchange with a capacity of 14000 ports: 9400 telephone lines and 4620 ports for connecting local exchanges' lines.
This allowed the Chernihiv directorate to connect to the network one more local digital exchange of C-32 type with a capacity of 10000 telephone lines.
www.utel.com.ua /english/company/press-releases/2004-02-19_06   (466 words)

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