Golyamo Bukovo Monastery|
The Golyamo Bukovo monastery is located in the Strandja mountain. It is about 4 km to the south-east of the village of Golyamo Bukovo (the village of Kodja Buk by 1934)
|History and general info|
The monstery was founded in the 12th century and was restored in 1873. At present it functions periodically. The monastery itself is a complex including a three-nef church built in 1876 (pseudo-basilica) and a residential building. In the altar of the church is the holy spring "Jivopriemniy iztochnik".
The monastery is a monument of culture.
Patron Saint's day is on Good Friday (movable).
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The monastery is connected to the town of Sredets (29 km) by a second- class road and a third- class road to the north and to the town of Bolyarovo (42 km) - by the 79 second-class road - to the west.
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