Sucevita Monastery, Bucovina


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Sucevita Monastery – Masterpiece of Bucovina

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July 4, 2019
Surrounded by the Carpathian Hills Sucevita monastery resembles a fortified medieval fortress. Its rich and monumental external murals are the best conserved and the most impressive of all the painted churches in Bucovina.
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Dragomirna Monastery, Suceava


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Dragomirna, a fortified monastery in Suceava

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July 2, 2019
The Dragomirna Monastery was built in 1602 in Mitocu Dragomirnei village, in Suceava County, by Anastasie Crimca of Moldova.
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Horezu, Romania


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Horezu, Romania

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June 27, 2019
Discover Horezu, a place in Romania with beautiful ceramics and great people.
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Neamt Monastery


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Neamt Monastery, Romania

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June 26, 2019
In Neamt Monastery there is an icon of the Virgin Mary painted in 665 in Israel, a miraculous icon. The settlement has the largest and oldest monastery library (18,000 volumes).
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Arbore Monastery, Bucovina


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Arbore Monastery – The green painted 500 years ago

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June 24, 2019
Arbore's frescoes depict religious and historical scenes: The Hymn of the Prayers to the Virgin, The Siege of Constantinople, The Last Judgment, The Prodigal Son and many others.
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