2018-06-26 17:18:00

The Gorno-Altaysk archbishop dived to the bottom of a lake

Moscow, June 26, Interfax - Archbishop Kallistrat of Gorno-Altaysk and Chemal officially visited the Altay natural reserve in Western Siberia and while he learned about the first dive station at Teletskoye Lake he decided to dive down to its bottom.

In spite of the difficult for the first diving conditions and strong wind that reduced visibility to one meter, the archbishop got interested in the world hidden from human eyes, the Novosti Gornogo Altaya website reports.

After the diving, the archbishop discussed with managers of the natural reserve the plan of further events that can be jointly organized with the diocese.