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Sviatohirsk Cave Monastery, Sviatohirsk

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  • Were passing in svyatogorsk and decided to see the Holy Dormition Lavra, the impression not forgotten. upon entering stand Cossacks who controlled clothing and shawls for parishioners, and sell if not inside shops, from several Church crosses to expensive icons, there is also a fountain, all fit gaining water or are washed back laurels a small aviary where there are peacocks, parrots ... There is also a monastery. Very good although we were short lived.
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  • Svyatogorsk Ostanovlivalis' in May of the year 2016 and, of course, went in the Lavra. FYI: no outdoor clothing for women-compulsory skirts and shawls. The complex is impressive (uspensky Cathedral, the Bell Tower of the monastery, Pokrovsky Temple), but a special atmosphere inherent in such places, not overpowering.
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  • Very recommend to arrive at the Sviatohirsk Lavra! Wonderful place! A place where you can be alone with yourself, your feelings, experiences. And if you arrive on holiday-you just lucky ... Location and service. forest, River. I advise you to climb the monument to Artem, there opens a beautiful view of the city Sviatogorsk! Positive emotions you provided!
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  • A very spiritual place. Recommend to the caves. Even just sit inside. There is a Zoo, small children will appreciate. Priest tolerate children if they cry. It is said to tap the icon. Elsewhere may be asked to go outside.
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  • When it began in the early 1990s, it was good, now-horror, only nature is good, and the rest of Armagedon goes, who can escape.
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  • In a lifetime of smiles a lot less than in the photos. All property of a refugee is placed in checkered bag and pram-like a child without it? Even in the monastery fed people who come here, and a lot of them. The food is very modest, but all prepared very carefully, very humanly, with care. Monks at the mercy of your exam passed. And we? And I? Now, everyone should help. Are welcome here and a pack of rice and a jar of jam, of course, money. Let's help at least one.
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  • In svyatogorsk Lavra and the caves of the monastery was still in school, 15 years ago! I do not know how there now, but judging by the photos of tourists, still remained. The gypsum Caves monastery necessarily go. I really enjoyed and I possibly come here again.
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  • Great place. The atmosphere of the Lavra pacifies. The combination of the forest with its ancient oak trees, coniferous and deciduous breeds of trees and rivers creates a pleasant climate and beautiful nature. Always pulls back here again. Great revenge getaway from the big city.
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