Lesnovo monastery - little bell & bell tower....

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Lesnovo monastery - Saint Gavril Lesnovski ... Lesnovo village is located in the vicinity of Probistip, 900-1000 meters above sea level. The village monastery St. Gavril Lesnovski was constructed in 1347 by the ruler Oliver 1st. The monastery is known for its manuscript-writing school and the wood-carved iconostasis from 1811, a work of art performed by the Mijak craftsman. The monastery is the centre of the Christianity in this part of the country and has been visited by many during religious holiday services. The Church of the Holy Archangels in Lesnovo. The village Lesnovo is 17 kilometers from Probistip. An asphalted road leads to it. The village has its own authentic architecture and an enormous very old ethnological collection. The Lesnovo environment is very interesting - the landscape is predominately rocks, naturally sculptured, among which the most impressive one is the so-called "Virgin Mary with a Child".

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nino evola on July 4, 2012

Very nice photo


A dear greetings from italy


zaferkck on July 4, 2012

Very beautiful photo and composition


Greetings from Antalya.

Best wishes, Zafer

henu eins on July 4, 2012

well done...perfect...L+F...cu henu1

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Martina Valdovinos on July 5, 2012

Excelente foto ! saludos desde México..

janamare26 on July 5, 2012


Emil.S on July 5, 2012

Mirjana,blagodaram za posetata i dobriot komentar..Emil

Godo Nikolov on July 5, 2012

It‘s a beautiful composition. Like. Best regards.

"Cuky"/A.S.G."NO VIE… on July 5, 2012

Beautiful work for a CONGRATULATION and very well-deserved LIKE. Antonio/Cuky.

Canon PS SX 120 IS on July 7, 2012

Excellent photo!Like7!Cheers,Andrej


sonjabgd-NO VIEWS! on July 7, 2012

Dobra slika.


ELIDA on July 7, 2012

Excelente B&N. Me gustan mucho estas tonalidades. LK. Amistosamente. Elida.

Eliton Sloma on July 7, 2012

Foto fascinante


Um abraço,Eliton

Bermard Agulo on July 8, 2012

Impressive photo!


best wishes,


Sassa Rancic on July 8, 2012


Поздрав из Србије!

Michael 安路 on July 9, 2012

Very nice captured. Excellent images. Like. Michael.

leo1383 on July 9, 2012

Like,very nice point of view,greetings Leo

varkos on July 10, 2012

Very good photo! Like 15. Best regards from Athens. Nikos

Thanasis Germanos on July 12, 2012

Beautiful photo i like it. LIKE Thank you for visiting the Greece through my photos. Thanasis

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  • Uploaded on July 4, 2012
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    by Emil.S
    • Taken on 2012/07/03 09:33:31
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