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In the Eastern Himalayas opened the house-museum of Roerich

December 5 2005

In the Eastern Himalayas near the Indian town of Kalimpong on the border of West Bengal, Sikkim and the Kingdom of Bhutan has opened a museum-house of a family of Russian philosophers, artists, and Orientalists Roerich.

"Roerichs same way Russia and India. They are established forever the spiritual and cultural bridge between the two countries" - said at the opening of the museum Consul General of Russia in Calcutta Nicholas Fedyukovich.

Manor to the Roerich Museum is also in the town of Nagar, which is located in the Western Himalaya. There's family spent 18 years of his life.

In Kalimpong is another well-known house, which ended his life the great writer and thinker, a friend of the Roerich Rabindranath Tagore. His final resting place is in ruins, says

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