DAUGAVPILS – Daugavpils Novads – Rainis’ House

Rainis’ House in Beríenele has built as a memorial site for outstanding Latvian poet, translator, master of drama, public and political figure Rainis (1865 – 1929). Rainis spent his childhood and school-time here. Memories, collected there, are reflected in anthology of poetry ‘Five Sketch – books of Dagda’, chapter ‘The Only Scene’. A conception of poetical masterpiece was created when Rainis emigrated to Switzerland. Located there, Rainis often mentally revisited his sunny land of childhood. Beríenele – ‘the only scene’ of respected poet – has become a most significant value of cultural heritage in Daugavpils district. Fulfilled with symbols of history, nature and poetry it has become a fount of inspiration for admirers of art and poetry.

Release Dates

2012

Features

  • Coin Alloy Name: Alpaca 12
  • Coin Alloy Color: silver
  • Coin Diameter: 31
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: serrated, fine
  • City: DAUGAVPILS
  • Country: Latvia
  • Available: no
  • Location: DAUGAVPILS, Latvia