Gigintsi (Cherna gora) Monastery|
||Gigintsi (Cherna gora)|
||St. Bezsrebrenitsi Kozma and Damyan|
The Gigintsi monastery is located in the skirts of the Kitka peak (1118m above the sea level), in the Cherna Gora mountain. It is about 4 km to the south-east of the village of Gigintsi, Breznik municipality.
|History and general info|
The monastery was founded in the 18th century and nowadays functions regularly. The monastery is a complex consisting of an old and architecturally interesting church, residential and farm buildings. There is a holy spring nearby. The church is one-nef, one-apse, with two conches. It was built in 1814 and its original round narthex was added later. It was declared a monument of culture.
Patron Saint's days are on 1st July and 1st November.
Accommodation and food|
The monastery is connected to the town of Breznik (about 21 km to the north-east) by a third- class road and to the town of Radomir (about 32 km to the south-east) by a going round third class road.
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