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Sviatohirsk Cave Monastery, Sviatohirsk

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  • In the northern part of Donetsk oblast in relic pine forest on the slopes of chalk mountain positioned Sviatohirsk Lavra. This is the right bank of the Seversky Donets River. On the left bank, across from the Lavra is the Oak Grove. with a 300-year-old oak, these attractions are located in the Svyatogorsk. Many celebrities have visited Svyatogorsk: Chekhov. Bunin, etc. The city Sviatogorsk resort area, where many resorts. tourist centers, private hotels. Gorgeous vacation both in summer and winter. Summer walks in the Woods, picking up mushrooms and berries, bathing in the river and Lake, Jet Boating and boats, water bicycles. Visits to holy places: Lavra cave monastery, monasteries. Winter skiing. RELAXING HOLIDAY for the WHOLE FAMILY.
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  • Went to Monastery, just look kind of, go to the monument to Artem. Photo impressions and positive emotions-weight! Stunning in its beauty and originality place. In addition, climbed back in the chalk caves monks-hermits. Long course from Mela ottiralis', but got unforgettable emotions)))
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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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  • 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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