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Voroneţ painted monastery, a Unesco World Heritage...
Voroneţ painted monastery, a Unesco World Heritage Site in northern Moldavia, Romania (by DSLEWIS).
Voronetz, auf deutsch / in english nun calling for prayer, following to an ancient byzantine tradition, employing a percussion instrument, called semantron, used in monasteries by nuns and monks; it's a wooden plate whick, made in cherry tree or sycamore maple, it was used and still is, before the existance of the bells and the clocks, to call people to prayers Voronetz Monastery
Moldovita Monastery - Romanian Monasteries
Travel Bucovina Bucovina Painted Monasteries Bucovina - Monasteries Map Bucovina Traditions Alexander the Kind built the first monastery in Moldoviţa on the banks of the Moldoviţa River at the beginning of the 15th century. The exterior paintings are the best preserved of all the churches of Bucovina. Year Built: 1532 Built by: Prince Petru Rareş […]
Absis multicolor / Multicoloured apse
El monestir de Moldovita compta amb muralles tot a l'entorn de l'església, i aquesta conserva les pintures del segle XV a tots els murs excepte la part nord. A diferencia d'altres monestirs bucovins, aquí dominen els vermells i marrons. --------------------------------- The monastery of Moldovita, in Bukovina, Romania, was the last of the painted monasteries that we visited. It was less crowded, and, with the cloudy sky, it was easier to take pictures of the paints (without the shadow of the…
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