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monastery

the residence of a religious community, esp of monks, living in seclusion from secular society and bound by religious vows

monastery

A building complex of a monastic order.
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The old man's mind turned more and more to his monastery as his eyes turned to the steadfast snows.
He began his visit at the Monastery Complex of the Patriarchate of Pec, where he met with Mother Haritina, acting patron of the Pec Patriarchate, who informed Ivanic about the situation and problems encountered by the nuns of the monastery, who did not abandon this sacred place even in the most difficult days.
Pope Tawadros II in Sydney, Australia (Photo courtesy of Coptic Orthodox Church Spokesperson Facebook page) CAIRO - 19 February 2018: Head of the Coptic Orthodox Church Pope Tawadros II led a mass on Monday at St Macarious of Alexandria Monastery in Beheira.
Studies conducted by the archaeologists found that to the east is a courtyard of a monastery dating back to the late Partian or early Kushan times.
Catherine Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage site, in South Sinai.
Among the documents are ancient paintings, currently displayed in the Monastery Museum.
An ancient library which holds thousands of centuries-old religious and historical manuscripts was recently opened in Egypt at the famed St Catherine Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage site, in South Sinai.
Dozens of tourists chose to spend the night in Rila Monastery for the upcoming celebration of the feast day of the Assumption of Mary, which Bulgarian Orthodox Church celebrates on 15th of August, reported the Bulgarian National Television.
Patriarch Irinej and the Serbian Orthodox Church rejected Prime Minister Zoran Zaev's request for letting Macedonia celebrate 2 August, Ilinden, in the Monastery of Prohor Pcinjski.
One Franciscan monastery In Cochabamba, Bolivia has embraced St.
Caleruega Philippines is the famous Dominican monastery which Chapel of Transfiguration and well-landscaped gardens are a favorite of altar-bound couples.
The restored monastery of Apostolos Andreas in the Karpas peninsula in the north will be delivered on Monday to the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage.