The action «1418 candles of the Memory» is continued in the museum of Yamalskiy district. It was started on the 27th of January on the Day of lifting of the Siege of Leningrad.
More than 300 people already became its participants. Lighting a candle is a symbol of memory about people, who died, about events of the years of the Great Patriotic War. Thus the participants of the action express their negative attitude to kindling of new aggression and military catastrophes, from which millions of people suffer, as it is informed on the official portal of Yamalskiy district.
Each person can pay the tribute to the memory of relatives, participants of the Great Patriotic War. The action will be completed on the Day of Memory and Grief – the 22nd of June, when the last participant of the action solemnly will carry the 1418th candle of the Memory to the Eternal Flame of the memorial complex dedicated to the warriors – people of Yamal, the participants of the Great Patriotic War.