Picture: a prayer house lost17. May 2016 15:38PM// : This is the Piirissaar prayer house of Old Believers, now destroyed in fire. Send a note editorPrintEstonian newsCulture KeywordsfirePiirissaarMore on the topicThe big Piirissaar fire backdrop – vacant houses, few permanent residentsThree houses and Old Believers' prayer house burned down. With more volunteer firefighters present, perhaps the prayer house could have been saved. had two houses had people in them, perhaps the fire'd never reached the prayer house. Editorial: we're all from the Piirissaar IslandAs we know, the chain is a strong as its weakest link. As state, Estonia is so tiny that occasionally we forget we are in turn composed of particles we may care for and thus show our largeness of heart and spirit.