Holy Dormition Monastery

Holy Dormition Monastery in Bakhchisarai. Orthodox faith works miracles. It is passed down from generation to generation and serves as a guiding star for a person: it helps to…

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Church of John the Baptist

Church of John the Baptist in Kerch – the oldest in Russia Church of John the Baptist. Kerch is one of the oldest cities in the world. And…

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Ferapontov monastery

Ferapontov Monastery in the Vologda Region The Ferapontov Belozersky Mother of God-Rozhdestvensky Monastery was built in the Vologda region on a hill between two lakes – Borodaevsky and…

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View of the Nikolo-Ugreshsky Monastery from the side of Nikolai Square.

There is a nice place just a few kilometers from the Moscow Ring Road, suitable for a weekend itinerary. Excursions are organized to the Nikolo-Ugreshsky stavropegic monastery in…

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Resurrection New Jerusalem Monastery

Resurrection New Jerusalem Stavropegic Monastery When Patriarch Nikon conceived the idea of building a New Jerusalem in Russia in the 17th century, he knew that sooner or later…

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Holy cross Church in the village Tatarintsevo

Village of Tatarinovo belonged to the Rudak from a noble family Vecheslova. After 1626, Tatarintsevo turned into an empty abandoned place. The village was given to the Ivan…

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