Daŭhinava - is a village of Vileyka district, Minsk region of Belarus. The main architectural landmark of the village of Daŭhinava is the Catholic church of St. Stanislaus. This temple was built in the village of Daŭhinava in 1853. Have built this new stone church on the spot and in exchange for a much more ancient wooden temple, which burned out the day before. Next to the church in the village of Daŭhinava there is a wooden bell tower of the 19th century and several sculptures. The area around the temple is fenced with a solid stone fence with several brama (gates) of the 19th century. Behind the church there is an empty building of the former plebania (the parish administration and the priest's house), which probably was built in the late 19th or early 20th centuries.

It is noteworthy that the church in the village of Daŭhinava has been functioning continuously since its construction and up to our time (unlike most other Catholic churches in Belarus). The temple was opened not only during the world wars, but also during the Soviet era. Although, by the way, here from 1965 to the early 1990s there was no priest. Nevertheless, the parishioners managed to defend the church and all this time they gathered themselves for prayers. To date, obviously, the normal work of the temple has long been restored. The church of St. Stanislaus in the village of Daŭhinava is now in excellent condition. The interior of the church is richly decorated, which can be very interesting for tourists and travelers in Belarus. The church in the village of Daŭhinava is an important architectural monument, a cultural and historical value and a landmark of Belarus.

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Another important attraction of the village of Daŭhinava is the Orthodox church of the Holy Trinity, built here in 1870. Nowadays this beautiful working temple is also in excellent condition, it is an architectural and cultural-historical monument, a landmark of Belarus and can be very interesting for tourists.

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Well, another interesting landmark of the village of Daŭhinava is a small roadside chapel, built in 1856. Later, in 1915-20, a small military burial was made near the chapel. Therefore today this chapel is a memorial. Let us also say a few words about the village of Daŭhinava. So, this village has long been known as a major trade and craft center. There were often big fairs here. Even today the village remains quite large. Small rural bazaars are regularly held in our time. In addition, Daŭhinava village has some elements not only of basic infrastructure (shops, post office, bank), but also tourist infrastructure: there is a cafe and a bar. It is also interesting to note that there is a street in Minsk called "Daŭhinaŭski trakt", which is just leading to the exit from Minsk towards Daŭhinava. And finally, it is worth mentioning that in the village of Daŭhinava for a short time lived and studied the famous Belarusian writer Źmitrok Biadula, as reminded of a small memorial plate installed in the center of the village.

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