Domes and Towers of the Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra

Domes and Towers of the Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra
«Domes and Towers of the Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra»

A beautiful view of the architectural ensemble of the Holy Trinity –St. Sergius’ monastery in Sergiev Posad from Blinnaya Gora (Pancake Hill). On the hill is located observation deck where opens a picturesque panorama of the largest monastery in Russia often nicknamed the “Russian Vatican”. Lavra or Laura (Greek: Λαύρα; Cyrillic: Ла́вра) is a Greek name for a highest-ranking monastery.

Photo #022 taken on August 06, 2011 during one day countryside tour to Sergiyev Posad with my Dear client from Brazil, Izabel Gurnet.


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