Most sources devoted to Freemasonry, turn to the past, to the history of this doctrine – one of the oldest existing in the world. At the same time, very little is known about the modern Masons. This is not surprising, as the representatives of the secret order do not seek publicity … And yet, our correspondent Irina Shlionskoy managed to get some answers. Her companion was an expert on Freemasonry, known Moscow lawyer Rustam Chernov.
When there was teaching?
Officially – in the XVIII century. But some Masonic rituals date back to very ancient times, some researchers believe that they have before our era.