Romanian Monasteries

Unique, hand painted monasteries of the 15th to 17th centuries in northern Romania.
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Agapia de Sus

Romanian monasteries are on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Ornaments of Suceviţa peaks

Ornaments of Suceviţa peaks

Nun's cabbage stash at Suceviţa

Nun's cabbage stash at Suceviţa

September 25, 2011. Beautiful morning at the picturesque monastery of Suceviţa.

September Beautiful morning at the picturesque monastery of Suceviţa.

Voroneț (voro -netz) famous fresco of the Last Judgment painted on the west wall. The color was named after it: Voroneț Blue. Built 1488

Voroneț (voro -netz) famous fresco of the Last Judgment painted on the west wall. The color was named after it: Voroneț Blue.

Ceiling of Agapia de Sus

Ceiling of Agapia de Sus

Side of monastery in the northern Romania province of Moldova, hand painted in the 15th century.

Side of monastery in the northern Romania province of Moldova, hand painted in the century.

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