The Holy War





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Published on Feb 3, 2007

A Song of the Great Patriotic War, Священная война, or the Holy War was written by Vasily Lebedev-Kumach and put to music by Aleksandr Aleksandrov--the founder of the Red Army Choir and the writer of the Anthem of the Soviet Union.

This was one of the most popular songs of the Red Army during what came to be known as 'the Great Patriotic War.' Understandably so, as you will see...

It was the best I could do just using freeware; Being the geek I am I wasted almost six hours finding the right one just to get this flawed conversion from my original powerpoint--that also was meticulously put in. This three minute presentation took me ~10 hours to do!

By the way, this video is in no way an endorsement of Communism--a wicked anti-theistic philosophy which raped Russia over 90 years of torture (the Great Terror, The Purges, The Gulag Archipelago, and an overall embracing of State Terror from Dzerzhinsky to Beria)...

  • Category

  • Song

    • Священная война
  • Artist

    • Различные исполнители
  • Album

    • Песни нашей Родины. Выпуск 3
  • Writers

    • Roger Waters
  • Licensed to YouTube by

    • The Orchard Music (on behalf of Мелодия); BMG Rights Management, and 3 Music Rights Societies


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