Ivan Vladimirovich Lopukhin

Ivan Vladimirovich Lopukhin

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ivan 'Jean' Vladimirovich Lopukhin (1756-1816) was a Russian philosopher, mystic, writer and humanitarian. Born to a wealthy family in 1756 in Voskreskenskoye, Lopukhin joined the Preobrazhensky Lifeguard regiment in 1775. He retired a colonel 7 years later due to health concerns. After serving as a counselor and later court president on the Moscow Criminal court between 1782 and 1785, he was introduced to rosicrucianism, martinism and freemasonry through his friend Nikolay Novikov and began a career as a writer and printer, while entering civil service. He became Senator in 1798. In 1801, Tsar Alexander I asked Lopukhin to investigate complaints by the Doukhobors, his reports in 1802 leading to their resettlement on the Molochnaya River, along with other religious minorities.show more

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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Claud Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135869248
  • 9786135869248