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The oldest active monastery of Russia photos

Rizopolozhensky monastery located in Suzdal city, Vladimir oblast is known as the oldest active monastery in Russia (from the year of 1207). Here are the sceneries of the monastery captured by padunskiy.

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

Suzdal city, Russia monastery

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  • maxim domarenko · March 18, 2012 at 10:37 pm

    Самый старый действующий монастырь России находится в городе Муроме. Это Спасо-Преображенский монастырь. Точная дата основания монастыря не известна, но произошло это ранее 1096 года (в этом году впервые монастырь упомянут в русских летописях).

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