Magnificent Golden Cupolas of Holy Churches (Sergiyev Posad)
Beautiful golden domes of the most ancient churches in Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra (high-rank type of monastery), the center of Russian Orthodoxy, nicknamed as Russian Jerusalem.
On this picture:
- At the left: the golden dome of the Church of St. Nicon (1548) with the tomb of St. Nicon;
- At the right: the golden dome of the Cathedral of Holy Trinity (1422) with the holy relics of St. Sergius, a founder of the famous monastery.
Photo #159 taken on May 19, 2011 a countryside tour of Holy Trinity St. Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad.
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