St. Panteleimon Monastery in Feofania (St. Pantheleimon Nunnery – Feofania)
St. Panteleimon Monastery in Feofania (Kiev, Ukraine) - description, history, location. The exact address and website. Reviews of tourists, photos and videos.
The monastery of St. Panteleimon, the outskirts of Kiev, there are a large number of pilgrims who pray for local shrines for health - their own and their loved ones. In the monastery's territory there are several sources of healing, the most famous of them - St. Panteleimonovsky, beside which the cross and the icon were installed.
The territory of the monastery, formerly called Lazarevshchyna, received its name on behalf of Theophan Shiyanov - Bishop ngirinsky, rector St. Michael's Cathedral. This land was allocated to Theophanes Shiyanov for the construction of the house.
The construction of the temple, which later became the name St. Panteleimon, It begins within the theophany in the early twentieth century. Originally, the cathedral were going to name in honor of San Miguel Milagres, but due to the fact that Feofaniya getting a lot of believers who were praying in St memory. Panteleimon, the church was consecrated in his honor.
If in the years 20 a 30 the century 20, the temple of Saint Panteleimon was partially overcome, during World War II was subjected to mortar shelling. In defense of Kiev under the domes of fire points were placed. In the post-war, experimental local Mechanics Institute of the Academy of Sciences were located within the temple.
In 1990, the monastery was transferred to the Ukrainian diocese and restored.
The monastery contains the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God of the sixteenth century. The ark with the relics of the relics of the Great Martyr Panteleimon, St. Nicholas, Reverend Seraphim of Sarov, the holy martyr Vladimir of Kiev and the Reverend Fathers of Pechersk.