Voznesenskiy Pechyorskiy muzhskoy monastyr', Nizhny Novgorod

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Pechersky Ascension Monastery (Russian: Печёрский Вознесенский монастырь, Pechyorsky Vozensensky Monastyr) is a monastery in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. It is the principal monastery of the Nizhny Novgorod Eparchy (diocese) and the seat of the Bishop of Nizhny Novgorod and Arzamas.

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  • The monastery is situated in a low bank of the Volga river. I came here by public transportation. It can be seen from the cable-car. The monastery was founded in 14 th century by monks from Kiev...  more »
  • Nice monastery at the Volga bank. There is garden, church, book store (with 2 books in english) and monastery. It is on quiet place, no trafic, few visitors. I found it as good place to rest, after...  more »

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