We decided we Zimushka meet. But do not just meet, but with a cultural program. Cultural part of the Spaso-Preobrazhensky Antony Leohnovsky monastery was chosen. And as Rublevskoe Leohnovskuyu deserts.
Wishing katanutsya was not much, and in the three crews have moved on the road . Along the way, visited the track Palace Korostyn
and the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
So our goal.
Spaso-Preobrazhensky Antony Leohnovsky Monastery.
In the middle of the XVI century. Venerable. Antony with svyashchennoinoka Tarasy Leohnove built a wooden church of the Transfiguration. Since the foundation of the monastery was laid Leohnovskoy. At the beginning of the XVII century. the monastery was ravaged by the Swedes, and the brothers killed. The monastery was rebuilt around 1630 when it was transferred to the incorrupt relics of St.
visiting the monastery go to Rublevskoe -Leohnovskuyu deserts.
Rublevskoe Leohnovskuyu deserts.
Village, where he lived St. Anthony (Anthony Leohnovsky (in miruAntony Benjamin, around 1526, Tver - in 1611, 1612 or 1613 Novgorod) - a monk, an ascetic. Leohnovskoy founder and patron of the monastery. Glorified Russian church in likeprepodobnyh. One of the most venerated saints in the Novgorod region.), It was mountainous and covered with thick forest. As he dug his own house a small cave, where, and began to lead a strict ascetic life. Bed for Anthony served as damp earth. Ordinary his food was bread, which he took at the going down of the sun to support weary body. Leading a righteous spiritual life in Rublevskaya desert, Anthony received the gift of miracles. Despite the seclusion, the glory of Antonia spread far, and many wanted to personally meet with him.
When you sit for a long time in the city, in the work- house mode, rural landscapes seem fabulous.
Turning on a forest road running into trouble, the road was not promershis.