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hernoostrovskii Monastery for men. Entrance gate riddled by French bullets. [Malo-Iaroslavets]


Chernoostrovskii Monastery for men. [Malo-Iaroslavets]


Elder Makarii by his cell. [Verkhoture]


Father Superior Ksenofont, the abbott of the Verkhoturskii Monastery. [Verkhoture]


Ekaterinburg. Entrance into the Tikhvinskii Monastery for women


Crimea. Inkerman Monastery


Novyi Afon (monastery)


Novyi Afon. Entrance to the monastery


Novyi Afon. General view of the monastery


Novyi Afon. View of the monastery from the west


Novyi Afon. Monastery services and the old church


Novyi Afon [monastery]. The entrance to Lastochkino Gnezdyshko (Swallows Nest) rock


Refectory and church of the Grieving Mother of God in the monastery. [Tikhvinskii Monastery, Ekaterinburg]


Ipatevskii Monastery. General view from the Kostroma River. [Kostroma]


Fence of the Ipatevskii Monastery. A study. [Kostroma]


In the Ipatevskii Monastery. At the fence. A study. [Kostroma]


Zelenye Gates. Ipatevskii Monastery. Kostroma


Ekaterininskie Gates. Ipatevskii Monastery. Kostroma


Iconostasis in the summer cathedral. [Leushinskii Monastery]


Summer Cathedral in the Leushinskii Monastery


Hermitage of John the Theologian "Krestik.". [Near Leushinskii Monastery]


Assumption Hermitage. [Leushinskii Monastery]


Entrance to the grounds of Leushinskii Monastery for women


Trinity Cathedral in the Leushinskii Monastery


Church at an almshouse. [Leushinskii Monastery]


Residence for the sisters of the Leushinskii Monastery


Residence of the Mother Superior. [Leushinskii Monastery]


Novyi Afon [monastery]. View from the south


View from the [west]. Novyi Afon [monastery]


Novyi Afon. View from the Iver Mountain


Patriarch Iova's sakkos [bishop's robe]. [Staritsa Assumption Monastery]


Plashchanitsa [shroud with image of Christ], embroidered by Anastasiia Romanova (Iureva Zakhareva, first wife of Ivan the Terrible, 1547) in 1543, and Patriarch Iov's epigonation. [Staritsa Assumption Monastery]


Some articles from the Staritsa Monastery sacristy: Saint Dionysius' mitre, Saint Dionysius' censer and cross. Patriarch Iov's cross


Iconstasis in the Assumption Cathedral (800 years) in Staritsa Monastery


Resting place of Patriarch Iov, Staritsa Assumption Monastery


View of the [Solovetskii] monastery from the inn


Venerable Dalmat's grave in [Church of the Consolation of All Sorrows. Dalmatovo]


Spaso-Borodinskii Monastery in Borodino. View from the village of Semenovskoe


Holy gates in Verkhoturskii Monastery. [Verkhoture]


Holy gates [photographed] from [inside] the monastery [Verkhoturskii Monastery, Verkhoture]


Corner tower of the wall surrounding the Verkhoturskii Monastery. [Verkhoture]


View of the Verkhoturskii Monastery. [Verkhoture]


Bell tower of the Borisoglebskii Monastery from the northeast. Borisoglebsk


Entry doors from the southeast. Above them the Venerable Sergei Radonezhskii. Borisoglebsk


Church of the Protection of the Mother of God, built by Tsar Vasilii Ioannovich in the Monastery. [Aleksandrov]


Rafailovo Assumption women's community in Ialutorovsk district in Isetsk volost


General view of Nil's Hermitage from the village of Peski [Lake Seliger]


Spaso-Evfrosinevskii Monastery for women, three versts from the city of Polotsk. View from the south


View of Rafailovo Assumption community from the banks of the Iset River


View of the Borisoglebskii Monastery from the Uste River. [Borisoglebsk]


View of the Borisoglebskii Monastery from the road. [Borisoglebsk]


Corner tower of Our Savior-Iakovlevskii Monastery. Near Rostov Velikii


Towers and wall of the Borisoglebskii Monastery. Borisoglebsk


Tower on the wall of the [Assumption] Monastery. City of Aleksandrov


City of Aleksandrov. Trinity Cathedral in [Assumption] Monastery


Entrance into the Orsha Monastery and the home of the mother superior


General view of the Orsha Monastery taken from the road from the Volga


Church in Orsha Monastery. Orsha Ascension Monastery, twenty-two versts from Tver


Nikolskaia Church in the Makarev Monastery


Entrance into the Nikolskaia Church in the Makarev Monastery


Vodianye [Holy] Gates and archbishop's chambers. Ipatevskii Monastery. Kostroma


Golutvinskii Monastery from the [south]east. [Kolomna]


General view of Koloch Monastery


Timotis-Ubanskii Monastery


Arch before the entrance to Timotis-Ubanskii Monastery


Corner tower of the Golutvinskii Monastery. [Kolomna]


Avraamievskii Monastery. Smolensk


Staritsa Assumption Monastery. View from the site of an old town


View of Svetlitsa [Island]. The Archangel Michael Church. [Lake Seliger]


Entrance into the Staritsa Assumption Monastery


Boris-Gleb Monastery for men. [Torzhok]


Boris-Gleb Monastery for men. [Torzhok]


Entrance into Boris-Gleb Monastery for men. [Torzhok]


Boris-Gleb Monastery. [Torzhok]


Boris-Gleb Monastery for men. [Torzhok]


Entrance into the Feodor Stratilat Monastery. Pereiaslavl-Zalesskii


[Fat-rendering plant at Seldyanoi cape. Solovetski Islands]


Entrance into the cedar grove in the Tolgskii Monastery


City of Dalmatov. View of the Iset River from the monastery's bell tower


Assumption Cathedral in the Dalmatov Monastery


General view of Goritskii Monastery


[Goritskii] Monastery from Maurova hill


Main cathedral of Goritskii Monastery from the road


Wall with recesses surrounding the [Kirillo-Belozerskii] monastery


Assumption Cathedral in the Dalmatov Monastery


View of the Dalmatov Monastery from the Iset River


City of Dalmatov. View of the western section from the monastery's bell tower


Feodor Stratilat Monastery from the west. Pereiaslavl-Zalesskii


Monastery ponds. Novyi Afon [monastery]


View of the Solovetskii Monastery from land. [Solovetski Islands]


Life-Giving Source Skete [Aktay Skete] at the Verkhturskii Monastery. [Near Verkhoturye]


Church of Our Protectress and [Intercession] monastery for women. [Verkhoture]


Holy gates from the inner side [of the Kirillo-Belozerskii Monastery with Church of John Climacus]


Holy gates [of the Kirillo-Belozerskii Monastery with Church of John Climacus]


‘Home of the Romanovs in the Ipatevskii Monastery (from the right side)’ . [Kostroma]


‘Home of the Romanovs in the Ipatevskii Monastery (from the left side)’ . [Kostroma]


Trinity Monastery for men in the city of Tiumen. [Peter and Paul church]


Church of Saint Euthymius in Kirillo-Belozerskii Monastery


General view of Spaso-Borodinskii Monastery in Borodino from the north


Lodge in Spaso-Borodinskii Monastery in Borodino, where the founder of the Monastery, Tuchkova, lived


Boris and Gleb Cathedral. Borisoglebsk


Entrance to the Borisoglebskii Monastery from the west. Borisoglebsk


Borisoglebskii Monastery's bell tower, from the west. Borisoglebsk


Venerable Irinarkh's cell in the Borisoglebskii Monastery. Borisoglebsk


Detail of the entrance to the Borisoglebskii Monastery. Borisoglebsk


Borisoglebskii Monastery from the northwest. Borisoglebsk


General view of the Golutvinskii Monastery for men, from the west. Cathedral of the Venerable Sergii Radonezhskii. [Kolomna]


Corner tower of the Golutvinskii Monastery. [Kolomna]


Corner of the Golutvinskii Monastery with the Moscow River. [Kolomna]


Old cross in the Assumption Monastery for women.[Staraia Ladoga]


Solovetskii Monastery from the lake [Nikolas' Gate and Nikolas' Tower]


Monastery garden. Novyi Afon


View of Lastochkino Gnezdo and the new home of Father Tiverii [Novyi Afon, monastery]


General view of monastery and seacoast from the cell of Father Tiverii. Novyi Afon


Novyi Afon [monastery]. General view


Entrance into [Assumption] Monastery. [City of Aleksandrov.]


Gethsemane Skete (Hermitage) of Nil's Monastery


Small house for oil manufacturing. Novyi Afon [monastery]


Boris-Gleb Monastery, from the bridge. [Torzhok]


Side view of Ferapontovskii Monastery from the north. Near Mozhaisk.


‘Holy Trinity Aleksandr Svirskii Monastery. View from the road.’


Entrance in Daba Monastery [Entrance in St. George Church (1333) in the village of Daba near Borzhom]


General view of Daba Monastery. [St. George Church (1333) in the village of Daba near Borzhom]


Boris-Gleb Monastery, from the [north. Torzhok]


Cedar grove in Tolgskii Monastery, where the icon of the Mother of God appeared


General view of the Tolgskii Monastery from the right bank of the Volga


Tolgskii Monastery's dock


Site of the appearance of the Tolgskii icon of the Mother of God in the cedar grove


Entrance into the cedar grove in the Tolgskii Monastery


Frescoes in the gallery, surrounding the Church of the Presentation in the Tolgskii Monastery


Entrance into the Church of the Presentation of the Mother of God in Tolgskii Monastery


Exit from the fenced [area] of the Tolgskii Monastery, from inside


Entrance to the Tolgskii Monastery


General view of the churches of Tolgskii Monastery


Inside the Spaso-Preobrazhenskii Monastery. [Yaroslavl]


Inside the Spaso-Preobrazhenskii Monastery. Entrance into the Cathedral. Yaroslavl


Gates of the Spasskii [i.e. Spaso-Preobrazhenskii] Monastery from the [south]. Yaroslavl


Spaso-Preobrazhenskii Monastery. Yaroslavl


View of the monastery from Svetlitsa [Island, Saint Nil Stolbenskii Monastery, Lake Seliger]


Spaso-Evfimievskii Monastery. Bell tower. [Suzdal]


Spaso-Evfimievskii Monastery. Entrance gate. Suzdal


General view of the Solovetskii Monastery.


Church of the Kazan Mother of God, in Feodor Stratilat Monastery. Pereiaslavl-Zalesskii


General view of the Klobukovskii Monastery for men. Kashin


‘Novospassky Monastery in Moscow. Transfiguration Cathedral and bell-tower of monastery’


General view of the Ferapontovskii Monastery near Mozhaisk.


Entrance into the converted Goritskii Monastery outside the city. Near Pereiaslavl-Zalesskii


Assumption Cathedral in the Goritskii Monastery. Near Pereiaslavl-Zalesskii


City of Aleksandrov. General view of [Assumption] Monastery


Spaso-Evfimievskii Monastery. Second gate in the wall. Suzdal


Entrance gate of the Venerable Rizpolozhenskii Monastery. Suzdal


[Western] wall of the Spaso-Evfimievskii Monastery. [Suzdal]


Kirillo-Belozerskii Monastery.


Monastery for women in Cherdyn (the oldest church in the region) [Cathedral of St. John the Theologian]


New Church of the Assumption of the Mother of God in the Gethsemane Skete (Hermitage)


View of the monastery from Svetlitsa [Island, Saint Nil Stolbenskii Monastery, Lake Seliger]


View of the Saint Nil [Stolbenskii] Monastery from the east. [Lake Seliger]


Entrance into Nil's Monastery. [Holy Gates of Saint Nil's Monastery, Lake Seliger]


Main building of the Saint Nil Stolbenskii Monastery. [Lake Seliger]


Zhitnyi Monastery for men. Ostashkov


‘Timotis-Ubanskii Monastery’


‘Entrance into the Timotis-Ubanskii Monastery’ [porch of the church of the Assumption 12-13 centuries]


‘In Assumption Monastery’ [Bakhchisaray]


Old church fence. Six versts from Polotsk [Cross Exaltation Church fence in the village of Strunye]


[At Arkhangeskie Gate of Solovetsky Monastery]


[View of Ostashkovsky stretch of Seliger Lake from the embankment of Nilov Monastery]


Side entrance into the Ipatevskii Monastery from the Kostroma River [Catherine Gate]


[Transfiguration part of Aleksandro-Svirskii Monastery. Holy Gate]


[Refectory with Pokrovskaya Church in Aleksandro-Svirskii Monastery.]


[Temple of III-IV c. on Iverian Mountain. New Athos]


‘General view of Our Protectress Monastery for women, from the north’ [Suzdal]


‘General view of Our Protectress Monastery for women, from the south’ [Suzdal]


[Holy Gate of Solovetsky Monastery]


[Electric station, Transfiguration Cathedral and Filippovskaya Church. Solovetsky Monastery]


[Tsar's bell tower. Solovetsky Monastery]


[Korozhnaya tower of Solovetsky Monastery and Church of Icon of Our Lady Ease My Sorrows]


[Tomb of Hieromonk Avraamiy (Palitsyn) near the wall of the Transfiguration Cathedral of Solovetsky monastery]


[View of Solovetsky Monastery from the bay]


[View from the Mount Sekirnaya on Savvatiy Skit (Hermitage) of Solovetsky Monastery]


[Church of the Ascension on the Mount Sekirnaya. Ascension Skit (Hermitage) of Solovetsky Monastery]


‘The entrance to the main temple of the New Athos monastery’ [The entrance to the Ascension church of the New Athos monastery]


[Church of St. John the Theologian, Novaya Ladoga.] Former Medvedskii Monastery


Catholic Monastery [of San Francesco. Fiesole. Italy]


‘Belltower of Ipatiev Monastery’ [Kostroma]


[Trinity Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Monastery, Belgorod]


‘Resurrection Monastery for women from south bank of Tvertsa river. Torzhok’


[Znamenskii Monastery in Ostashkov]


‘Zheltikov Assumption Monastery for men in 4 versts from Tver’


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