The Painted Monasteries in Moldavia

Among the most picturesque treasures of Romania are the Painted Monasteries of Bucovina (in northeastern Romania). Their painted exterior walls are decorated with elaborate 15th and 16th century frescoes featuring portraits of saints and prophets, scenes from the life of Jesus, images of angels and demons, and heaven and hell.
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House interior -Bucovina

I am becoming bewitched by the stunning landscapes and charming villages of Romania, Croatia, Poland and surrounding countries. The bold and beautiful Romanian textiles above all.

Monastery in Bucovina

thingsthatringtrue: “ globalchristendom: “ susietwobruise: “ An Orthodox nun sweeping around the outside of the monastery church in Moldovita Monastery, Romania ” (Credit: Mick Palarczyk) ” I used to think that the religious were escapees from.

Moldovita, Bucovina  photo Ovidiu Stefaliga

Moldovita, Bucovina photo Ovidiu Stefaliga

Voronet Monastery - Bucovina http://tripsandtipsinromania.com/the-painted-monasteries-in-moldavia/

The medieval painted monastery of Voronet, Unesco Heritage, Bucovina www. / Sejours/ The peace and beauty of Bucovina

Young men playing the traditional Tulnic ~ Bucovina, Romania

Young men playing the traditional "Tulnic" ~ Bucovina, Romania

Traditional moldavian wedding

Nunta in stil traditional… @ Fotograf profesionist

Sadova - Moldavia http://tripsandtipsinromania.com/the-painted-monasteries-in-moldavia/

Romaniainculori added new photos to the album: Timeline Photos — with Mihai Moiceanu and silviumustatea.

Traditional House in Gura Humorului- Moldavia http://tripsandtipsinromania.com/the-painted-monasteries-in-moldavia/

Traditional house in Gura Humorului, Suceava, Bucovina, Romania. Luxury from Romania

Bucovina

Bucovina

Nun - Bucovina Monastery

A nun tidies up inside the Moldovita Monastery Cosmin Danila (Brasov, Romania) Photographed September Bucovina, Romania

Bucovina http://tripsandtipsinromania.com/the-painted-monasteries-in-moldavia/

The New World Photo by Sorin Onisor — National Geographic Your Shot

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