In the Spiritual Center of Russian Orthodoxy
My Dear clients from USA, Simon and Sherri, are standing on the Cathedral Square in Holy Trinity St. Sergius lavra, the top rank monastery in Sergiyev Posad (70 km North from Moscow) considered as Russian Jerusalem. It is associated with Russia’s most brilliant spiritual leader St. Sergius of Radonezh, the saint of the Orthodox Church revered in Russia for many centuries. The beautiful architectural ensemble with majestic five-domed Assumption Cathedral (1559-85) built on the model of its namesake in Moscow Kremlin, the Chapel-over-the Well (end of 17th century) and the Canopy over the Cross (19th century) is on background of this picture. All area of the monastery is nicely decorated with flowers.
Photo #187 taken on August 06, 2015
About Me in Short
My name's Arthur Lookyanov, I'm a private tour guide, personal driver and photographer in Moscow, Russia. I work in my business and run my website Moscow-Driver.com from 2002. Read more about me and my services, check out testimonials of my former business and travel clients from all over the World, hit me up on Twitter or other social websites. I hope that you will like my photos as well.
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