Rare Historic Photos of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and all Russia with Catholicoi HH Baselios Mathew I & HH Baselios Mathews II.
The pictures were taken during the reception given to the Prelates of the Indian Orthodox Malankara Church at the Leningrad Theological Academy ( presently known as Saint Petersburg Theological Academy), in the 1970s. Several eminent Indian Orthodox prelates have completed their theological education from reputed Russian Orthodox theological academies. Patriarch Kirill was a rector of the Leningrad Seminary & Theological Academy from 1974 to 1984.
Courtesy: Orthodox cognate page