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    Transfiguration Monastery Golovchinetsky

    • Holovchyntsi, Ukraine
    • Transfiguration Monastery Golovchinetsky$$
    • +38 (03857) 9-50-17
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      Holy Transfiguration nunnery in Golovchintsah - one of the oldest Orthodox monasteries skirts. The monastery was founded in 1540 Entirely Hetman corona N. Senyavskaya. When Rzeczpospolita was inhabited by Basilian, in 1795, returned to the Orthodox. First the monastery was closed in 1923, was in the territory of a shelter for homeless children. During the Second World War, the activities of the monastery was restored for a short time, but soon he was again closed. Until 1996, the building belonged to the children's orphanage. Now the monastery is being revived: renovated monastery church and residential building, built a new tower, rebuilt the abbot's body, equipped with a hospice and pilgrims hotel. On the territory is miraculous Onufrievsky source in the temple kept the miraculous image of st. Anufry Great.

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