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... au patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO où des nonnes tiennent la caisse.
Des peintures recouvrent l’intérieur comme l’extérieur des murs du monastère. Ces peintures représentent des scènes de la Bible et ont été réalisées afin d’enseigner la religion orthodoxe aux personnes illettrées. Plusieurs nonnes vivent encore dans les habitations qui entourent le monastère. L’ambiance est très calme, les nonnes sont silencieuses ...
... The large and vivid Siege of Constantinople highlights the frescoes. Another stunning representation depicts the Tree of Jesse, representing Christ’s genealogy, a wide-spread iconographical theme in Europe during the Middle Ages.
Sucevita monastery is the biggest of the painted churches. High walls and heavily buttressed defensive towers surround the great monastic complex, giving it the appearance of a fortress. ...
... still visit them now. We also like the sound of the wooden hammer jamming another piece of wood, used during the mass ceremony (to drive out evil spirits?).
In the Maramures the churches are from wood and equally impressive. Some are painted from the inside in a 'naive' manner and decorated with locally made carpets and cloth. We cycled the Izei valley to visit many of them and had a good day downhill, searching for the churches and the person holding the key to them.
... from the garden. Totally delish… and when I left the Dad came running out to give me some apples for the road.
I visited 4 of the the painted monasteries, Sucevita, Moldovita, Cornet and Humor. Each fresco tells a different biblical story on the painted walls on the outside and inside of the monasteries, as well on the ceiling of the interior. The illustrated scenes resemble prayers, episodes of sacred hymns and themes such ...