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Dormition of the Mother of God Church, Gudaut'a

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One of the oldest Orthodox temples in the world, Dormition of the Mother of God Church has been standing for more than 11 centuries. Observe the original building constructed in the Greek architectural style, unchanged by restorations and preserved through time. Take a spiritual adventure at this shrine, which is located in a forest containing a sacred glade and ruins of a palace nearby that add to the ancient atmosphere. Relics of the church, frescoes, and icons are said to possess holy powers of healing. Take note that photography is prohibited. To visit Dormition of the Mother of God Church and get the most from your holiday in Gudaut'a, create itinerary details personal to you using our Gudaut'a trip generator.
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  • In October this year, we visited this shrine is near the market and surrounded by a cozy shaded garden. In the Church very much ancient icons were very memorable icon of Christ the Savior, God with a Crown of thorns on his head. If you stand in front of the image, it has closed eyes. And if the distance-it opens eyes. At the temple was a service. I asked Deacon called Church. He very friendly with a smile answered. Glory to God in the highest and on earth peace
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  • The village Lyhny, known for its wine, amazed us the beauty of the ancient temple of the Dormition of the VIII century.
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  • Church of the assumption is valid. Her visit has left pleasant emotions. The friendly woman at the entrance, exit, which answered all the questions and told how to consecrate a little lick Virgin, ancient icons and frescoes, nor with the incomparable atmosphere of serenity and goodness, the smell of some mystery and antiquity. Absolutely do not regret that we talked to this guide is a nice place.
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