Ascension Monastery

  • Tambov, Russia
  • Russia, Tambov, Moskovskaya, 37 
  • +7 (4752) 72-26-11 
    Ascension Monastery was the foundation in 1690 on the outskirts of the city. One of the most beautiful monuments of history and culture of Tambov. The monastery is a temple of St. John of Kronstadt, the Temple of Joy of All Who Sorrow, vadasvyatny chapel and chapel over miropo grave nuns, whose name is associated glorification of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God.

    The history of the monastery is very diverse and rich. Formation of it in the old days, was held in poverty. Adbudoўvaўsya monastery gradually over hundreds of years. Do not regret it, and fires, resulting in the destruction of many relics. The end of XIX century for the Ascension Monastery, start flowering. But did not last long and in 1918, after the Revolution, when the Bolsheviks came to power, began the destruction of the monastery, stolen valuables, and in 1925 was generally closed. Revive Ascension monastery began only in the late 80s. Currently under construction in camera body.

    At present, the complex Ascension Convent looks very nice. Fenced iron patterned fence, the whole area is ordered, planted flowers. Also, the monastery has a rich library, a bakery, a shop where you can buy souvenirs and ecclesiastical goods and even cafes. Runs a Sunday school, where they can learn not only children but also adults.

    Now Ascension Convent again poven life.
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Stepan Razin street in Tambov
Transfiguration Cathedral
City Park of Culture and Rest
Church of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God
Kazan Monastery in Tambov
Kazan Mother of God Orthodox Monastery
Tambov State Technical University
Church of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in Tambov
River embankment Cna Belomestnaya Dvojnya
Monument feat medics in the Great Patriotic War Belomestnaya Dvojnya
Monument to St. Luke in Tambov Belomestnaya Dvojnya
Chapel of St. Luke in Tambov Belomestnaya Dvojnya
Kkanal River Cna Lvovo
Don Airport Donskoe
Clear Lake Panovy Kusty

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