In the "School of Scientology", which is the center of Moscow today raided by investigators. In a chic, equipped with the latest technology spiritual center, participants suggested that the specialized literature for hundreds of thousands of rubles. Among the books there were also banned in Russia works which, according to experts, the destroyed minds and human health.
NTV correspondent Artyom Kolodkin watched as police foiled a lesson.
Taganskaya, 9, a beautiful sign "School of Scientology." When investigators and special forces arrived here early in the morning, in the dim room practically no one there, although the computers in the rooms included. Other rooms were closed, police had to open the locks.
The only office where there are no doors or locks, - a study of the founder of the teachings. It is, of course, never was, a kind of museum where all his works. Including members of the list of extremist literature, is banned in Russia.
Law-enforcement official: "Did you know that this book is on the list?"
Maria Milchakova, director of official matters, "No, I do not know. If you show me a list, I know. "
A set of books and lectures - 169 thousand rubles. Video course on disk for a computer - and even more, nearly 400 thousand! With such prices on textbooks, not surprisingly, in this religious center of all the most modern and expensive, such as cinema. All disks that are sold at the reception, you can watch for free. It's sort of room for relaxation.
In fact, visitors to call the school pupils are not quite right. Beginners followers of Scientology - preclears, teachers - auditors. Scientology itself is called a conflict of spiritual philosophy. And this conflict, is not difficult to guess with the law. Many people, including physicians, believe it destroys human conscience literature and injure the psyche. That's why part of the works under a ban