Orthodox monasteries are an ornament of our city MONASTERIES AND ANCIENT TEMPLE OF MOSCOW TOUR IN RUSSIA
The holy monasteries store in their stone annals the names of the creators and prayers of our Fatherland. From the time of the first Moscow duke – saint Daniil (St. Daniel’s Monastery) and the first Moscow saint bishop Peter (High-Petrovsky Monastery) to the present day. The architectural ensembles of Moscow monasteries preserved for us the monuments of church temple art of different eras and styles, combined in amazing spiritual harmony. MONASTERIES AND ANCIENT TEMPLE OF MOSCOW TOUR IN RUSSIA
The monasteries of Moscow – are the places of prayerful appeal to the hierarchs and miracle workers of Moscow. Their doors are open to those who want to enter the fertile world of Orthodox Moscow.
Excursion on Orthodox places of Moscow
Temple of the Ap. Peter and Paul at the Yauza Gates - representation of the Serbian Orthodox Church. One of the fifteen autocephalous Orthodox Churches of the world. In this temple there is a rare icon "The Beheading of John the Baptist". With a brass hoop attached to it.
Ivanovo Monastery - in the center of the monastery is the monumental cathedral of the Beheading of John the Baptist, in which is the icon of John the Baptist in 1550. The list of the miraculous icon with a hoop is in the chapel of John the Baptist. The hoop is attached to the image by a copper chain. According to popular beliefs, the hoop removes the headache and helps prepare for confession.
The Church of the Nativity of John on Varvarka is a rare example of a modest church in the city of China. The first church in this place is mentioned in 1619 and in 1625. Church of the Nativity of John the Baptist with the Clement Chapel (the relics of St. Clement - the first relics of Kievan Rus 988) was built in 1741 by the factory owner FS Podseval'shchikov on the site of an older stone church.
The Church of the Beheading of the Head of John in Chernigov Lane. The first chronicle mentions of Moscow date back to 1147, and it was in this year that Yury Dolgoruky laid the temple of John the Baptist 100 meters from Borovitsky Hill and 100 meters from Moscow. After 100 years the temple was moved to the place "that under the birch" on the other side of the river. Krutitsy - in the Small Assumption Cathedral of Krutitskoy metochion there is a rare icon "Honest Head of St. John the Forerunner". In difficult times for the Russian state, the Small Assumption Cathedral was the main cathedral of Moscow.
Compound of the Jerusalem Patriarchate. The Church of the Resurrection of the Calling (St. Philip) on the Arbat. Compound of the Patriarchate of Constantinople. Temple of St. Sergius of Radonezh in Wastings ∙ Compound of the Antiochian Patriarchate. Temple of Gabriel the Archangel and vmch. Theodore Stratelates.
Author's excursion - Orthodox churches, chapels, monasteries of Moscow
Compound of the Athonite Panteleimon monastery - the temple of the s.ms. Nikita on Shvivaya Hill for Yauza with a house church of St. ap. Andrew the First-Called. Compound of the Savior-Transfiguration Solovetsky Stauropegial Monastery - the Temple of the Holy Virgin. George the Victorious (Christmas of the Virgin) in Endov. Compound of the Bulgarian Patriarchate - the temple of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin in Gonchar. Compound of the Alexandrian Patriarchate - the Church of All Saints on Kulishki.
One of our educational routes: an excursion on Orthodox shrines of Russia
Compound of the Savior-Transfiguration Valaam Stauropegial Monastery: the temple of prp. Sergius and Herman, the Valaam miracle workers. Excursion on Orthodox shrines of Russia
Compound of the Holy Dormition Pyukhtitsky (Kuryamae) Assumption Convent: the Church of Sts. Nicholas in the Callers. Compound of the Holy Trinity Sergius Lavra: the Church of the Trinity of the Life-Giving in Troitskaya Sloboda and the temple of St. Nicholas. Sergius of Radonezh in the Trinity courtyard (Metropolitan Chambers)
One of our routes on the holy sites of the capital of Russia. Novodevichy Bogoroditsa-Smolensk women's monastery. Marfo-Mariinsky women's home of mercy. Spaso-Andronikov Monastery (formerly). Monasteries and temples of Moscow - an excursion
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One of our routes on the capital of Russia - orthodox. An excursion to Temples and monasteries of Moscow
High-Petrovsky Monastery (formerly). Cathedral of Sts. Peter, Met. Moscow: relics of St. Petra. Theotokos-Rozhdestvensky stauropegial nunnery. Sretensky Stauropegial Monastery. Ioanno-Predtechensky women's monastery.
One of our tours across Orthodox places of the Capital of Russia. Shrines, temples monasteries of Moscow
Novospassky Stauropegial Monastery. St. Pokrovsky Stauropegial Convent. Temple of Sts. Martin the Confessor (recommended instead of visiting the Intercession Monastery). Zachatievsky stauropegial nunnery. Chapel of Sts. Alexis, Met. Moscow.
Orthodox monasteries, temples of a chapel of Moscow
Travel: Shrines, temples monasteries of Moscow. One of our routes on the holy sites of the capital of our country. Orthodox monasteries, temples of a chapel of Moscow
Don Stauropegial Monastery. Cathedral of the Donskoy Icon of the Mother of God: cancer with relics of St. Tikhon, Patriarch of All Russia. St. Daniel's Stauropegic Monastery: relics of blgv. book. Daniil of Moscow. Simonov Old Nativity of the Virgin monastery (ex.). Icon of St. Tikhon with a part of the relics.