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Right in the village Lestiny is a National Historic Landmark - articular wooden church dating from 1688 to 1689. The church was built by Job missed, who was captain of the castle guard Orava Castle, but also the first "vycišpánom" in Dolny Kubin. church interior is decorated with Baroque altar with polychrome woodcarving from the early 14th century painting yellow-white flowers on a blue ground on the railing of 1821, richly decorated pulpit from the early 18th century. Interesting are also the patronage benches where sat wealthy gentlemen surroundings. The church baptized fight one of the greatest Slovak poets - Paul Országh Hviezdoslav .
After the construction of the first church in articular Istebnom royal commissioners decided to build a second in Vysné Kubin . Intervened in the affairs but then county council, educated poet Job III. Missed (1654-1723) who lived in Leštiny . Offered under the church building your own rhizome compared Mansion. With its help, the church managed to build in the years 1688-1689 with a staircase and a covered walkway . articular church in Leštiny had to be built without the use of stone .
Church yet fully performs its function. Who wants to test how "pleasantly pleasant warmth begun" our ancestors were in churches and what were nevertheless compared the current situation filled, let's try to come to this church. Everything is here that takes place in the original "style" - ie without heating . In winter you will meet churchmen who the temple for worship services in addition to carry songbooks and thick blanket . Sitting in church also has its moth-eaten rules that comply with cirkevníci honestly - young woman was sitting down , broken down by Fili of origin - Pokryváčanky front left , front right Osádčanky , Vyšnokubínčanky rear left and rear right Leštinčanky . Sedentary men on the "back porch", and also divided according Fili. Bench patronage of former generations of men fill most youngsters, or confirmee.
The church Tradition has several interesting stories that you can listen to visitors for the guide, j, which they will certainly be happy to talk. wooden church in Leštiny recently been added into UNESCO World Heritage List .
The big attraction is that the church had to be built of wood , without a single iron nail , may not have a bell tower had to be built in one year and may not be to the village facing the main entrance . Stone base could be up to one foot from the ground and bounds can be only two articular churches .