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„Caraiman Monastery“

from the gallery of Sorin Lazar Photography
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Caraiman Orthodox Monastery is a monastery located in the area of logs at the foot of the massif Caraiman. Cross on Caraiman steps like guarding the path that leads pilgrims to the monastery. Caraiman Monastery is an Orthodox monastery located in the area of logs at the foot of the massif Caraiman. Cross on Caraiman steps like guarding the path that leads pilgrims to the monastery. Going to lift the logs, at a time, on the left, a sign and an icon shows the path, with slabs of stone in places, leading to the monastery.
- The trail, like walking on hidden beneath the dark crowns of trees, reaching, eventually, into an oasis of light, massive Caraiman ivindu is in his splendor. In this clearing, Puiu Gerontius Father raised God's mercy and with Virgin, a large monastery. Parents have had years to settle here, but not randomly, but with the guidance of the Holy Virgin, which was shown several times in dreams, giving him almost all heavy moments. Monk says that since coming to the world incessantly felt protected by the Virgin Mary, who chose to fulfill a sacred mission: the ascension of a monastery.
- Father listened Gerontius Puiu Virgin command and lived as a hermit for ten years in a cave until the summer of 1970. For ten years, every night, he looked great on Caraiman cross. Then say, "I swore Maicutei Lord, if I return safely to the world below, will build a monastery dedicated to the Ascension of the Holy Cross, the court which can be seen the cross on top Caraimanului.
- After the Revolution of 1989 he returned to Neamt Monastery, where monks still alive recognized him, although 30 years had passed. He was anointed monk there, then was enrolled in seminary, although it had only completed four classes in their village. A week was a deacon, then, this happened in 1992, the local bishop anointed priest, after "order of Melchizedek" because past the age of Christ.

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