Borisoglebsky Monastery

Borisoglebsky Monastery (Russian: Борисоглебский монастырь) is a Russian Ortodox monastery named after St. Boris and St. Gleb, located in urban-type settlement with the same name on the Ustye River in Yaroslavlsky District, Russia. It is founded in 1363 by Novgorod monks Fyodor and Paul with the assistance and under the protection of St Sergius of Radonezh. The monastery was favoured by Ivan the Terrible who personally supervised the construction of towered walls and bell-tower around an even more ancient cathedral.
198 views
Views by date
UnratedRate as 1Rate as 2Rate as 3Rate as 4Rate as 5Rate as 6Rate as 7Rate as 8Rate as 9Rate as 10

Comments

Policies

Please log in if you don't want to post anonymously (anonymous users cannot post links)

Please enable images and enter code to post
Reload
Share:

Comments

Policies

Please log in if you don't want to post anonymously (anonymous users cannot post links)

Please enable images and enter code to post
Reload