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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.
"Is this a tongue to be used within the walls of an old and well-famed monastery? But grace and learning have ever gone hand in hand, and when one is lost it is needless to look for the other."
According to local civil society organizations, some 800 are staying in Mongting monastery, more than 400 in Marchinu monastery, and nearly 1,000 in Mansu monastery-all in Lashio.
The technical description of the project refers to the work to be done to improve access roads to sacred monasteries and pilgrimage sites, Within the boundaries of the regional unit of ilia and in particular to the following roads: 1) road to chrysopigi monastery and ag.
One of the tourist spots in Mandalay, Mahagandhayon Monastery, is arguably one of the most renowned monastic schools in Myanmar.
The majestic Sumela Monastery in Turkey's Black Sea province of Trabzon aims to welcome a total of 500,000 local and foreign tourists this year, APA reports citing Anadolu Agency.
It contains one of the rarest libraries in Slovakia.The reconstructed tourist center is now open in the Monastery of the Premonstratensians in Jasov near Kosice.
Summary: Gaya (Bihar) [India], June 26 (ANI): Buddhist monks gathered at Tergar Monastery in Bodh Gaya to celebrate the 34th birthday of the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Thinley Dorje here on Wednesday.
FILE - Part of the monastery CAIRO - 7 April 2019: Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani and his delegation were welcomed by Bishop Abbot and Monk Aologius during their visit to the White Monastery in Sohag.
Rumen Porozhanov attended the official opening and consecration of the new building of the monastery "St.
MPs on Tuesday expressed bewilderment as to how a 300kg church bell could have been stolen from the nine-metre tower of the 17th century Ayios Panteleimonas monastery complex in occupied Myrtou.
The visit comes two weeks after the Israeli assault against the Deir Al-Sultan Monastery monks in front of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, in the Old City of East Jerusalem, and detaining one of the priests, who was released after that.