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Violinist on the Roof

Kharkiv, Ukraine
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The Violinist on the Roof is a captivating sculpture that can be found in Kharkov, Ukraine. It is situated on one of the city's rooftops and holds a romantic legend behind its installation. According to the tale, a young man wanted to surprise his beloved and climbed to the roof to serenade her with his violin. It is believed that if you hear music while walking with a girl under the house with the statue, your heart is open for love. The sculpture itself is truly unique and striking. Although it is not possible to take a picture next to it or physically interact with it, it exists as a symbol of an intangible idea. For younger generations, it is reminiscent of the famous song "Fiddler on the Roof," which sparked the idea of creating a monument. It serves as a reminder to appreciate one's talents and not conform to societal expectations. While the sculpture may be easily missed by passersby, it is a hidden gem that can transport individuals to a more peaceful and spiritual state. It is a place where one can take a moment to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and find solace in its beauty. Although not widely known, it is a sight that is pleasing to the eye and worth seeking out in Kharkov.



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Do you see the violinist? And he is!
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Another romantic place in Kharkov is an elegant sculpture of a violinist on one of the roofs of the city. There is a legend that it was installed in h.. Read more »
The sculpture on the roof is so unusual! Alas, it’s impossible to take a picture next to her, you won’t touch her, but she’s like an idea that is not .. Read more »
Thank you for such places. You can easily reboot.
A good sculpture, but very high, who does not know, will walk past without raising his head. Some benchmark would be set for tourists. They say that y.. Read more »
very beautiful. minus the fact that I walked together for three years and did not see this statue
Beautiful sculpture.
One of the unobtrusive, but pleasing to the eye, the sights of Kharkov. Many people, even among the locals, do not know about its existence, or do not.. Read more »
Once I myself discovered it and was in a lively delight, and I would like people to walk with their eyes wide open and notice everything that is beaut.. Read more »
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Beautiful aesthetic sculpture on the roof.