Category Archives: Monasteries

Monasteries

Holy Mother of God Monastery

In the place Ostrovica, at the foot of Kusača Hill in Sićevo Gorge, there is a complex of monasteries of St. Paraskeva. The complex comprises: the Church devoted to Ascension…

St. Paraskeva Monastery

St. Paraskeva Monastery is located in the Sićevacka Gorge, near the place Ostrovica. According to the historical facts the monastery was founded by the monks of Georgian monastery Ivirion of…

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St. John the Baptist Monastery

St. John Monastery originates from XIV century. It is situated on the plateau below the Beli Breg hill, 8km far from Nis. The Monastery may be reached by a narrow…

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The Latin Church

Latin Church, devoted to the Holy Trinity is located in Gornji Matejevac, 7km far from Nis. The Church was built on the hill Metoh, at the time of Byzantine Emperor…

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Roman Catholic Church

Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Heart of Jesus was built in 1884. During the time of the priest Ferdinand Herdy, who managed the church till 1927, the church had…