Knight at the Crossroads
The solider sits astride his horse armed for war. He sits unmoving as he reads the words carved in stone before him. Ã¢â¬ÅIf you go straight ahead, there will be no life; there is no way forward for he who travels past, walks past or flies past.Ã¢â¬Â This is the moment he decides to abandon his quest or continue on in spite of this dire warning. This russian warrior complete many fantastic feats and later became a holy monk and named a saint. Hero, Warrior, Monk and Saint he stands as an example for us all who labor for cause of Truth and fight to defend It.
Viktor Mikhaylovich Vasnetsov was a Russian artist who specialized in mythological and historical subjects.