It is difficult to imagine a more inaccessible place for photographers. And there is something to marvel at - magnificent buildings and Covert Action, beautiful atrium and confidential electronic devices, cafes and even a pink teddy bear. Reporter NedoSMI managed not only to get to this day closing foreign organization, but also to return from there to the photo essay.
On the questions of the editor responsible Nina De Castro, responsible for public relations of the Church of Scientology in Russia, CIS and Baltic countries, and Elena Shklyarov, deputy director of Public Affairs of the Church of Scientology of Moscow
- The word "Scientology", created by L. Ron Hubbard, comes from the Latin scio - "know" or "recognize" and the Greek logos - "actual reason" or "inward thought." Thus, it means "the science of wisdom and knowledge", "knowledge of how to know." At the same time, Scientology is defined as the study and handling of the spirit in relationship to itself, universes and other life.
- In Moscow, are one big Church of Scientology, located on the street. Taganskaya, house 9, several missions, small organizations providing initial services in Dianetics and Scientology religious services group and Scientology ceremonies.
- The number of the followers of Moscow reaches 150 thousand, of which the active members of the Church are of the order of 5,000. Each day the Church visited by more than 500 of them. Church staff, administrative staff and priests, about 350.