Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery

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Virgin Mary the Cleanest monastery
Манастир Света Богородица Пречиста
Manastir Sveta Bogorodica Prečista

  Sacred heritage \ Monastery \ Kicevo, Macedonia


  • Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
  • Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
  • Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
  • Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
  • Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
  • Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery


Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery


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  location & map Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery

elevation / altitude
942 meters
distance
6.27 km from main square / Kicevo
latitude / longitude
41°27′33″N, 20°56′8″E

address
Drugovo municipality

visiting Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery
Guided tour, individual. Accessible by car.


  about Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery

Not far from Kicevo, is the Monastery dedicated to St. Bogorodica Precista (Immaculate Mother of God).
Holy Mother of God the Cleanest monastery near Kicevo is located on the slopes of the mountain Vrboj, at an altitude of 920 meters.
The Holy Mother of God Precista church was built in the 19th century.
Dedicated to the Virgin Mary, the Holy Mother of God, the feast day of this monastery is Mala Bogorodica, (Birthday of the Virgin Mary on the 21st of September).
The monastery, dedicated to the Annunciation and lodgings for devout monks, represents a medieval monastery that was known under the name Krninski monastery in the past.
The Precista monastery, was built in 1316, and it was burned down by the Turks in 1558. Several centuries after in 1848, the Christian population of Kicevo, has managed to rebuilt this monastery church again.



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