Kizichesky Monastery

Kazan, Russia

Kizichesky Vvedensky Monastery is a small male monastery in Kazan. It was founded in 1691 by Adrian—the Moscow Patriarch, who until 1690 were the Kazan Bishop. The name Kazichesky means Holy Martyrs of Cyzicus. The monastery was devoted to the martyrs because parts of their relics were brought to the monastery—according to the wishes of Adrian. In the 1690s Vvedensky Cathedral and Vladimirskaya Church were built. Vvedensky Cathedral was destroyed during the Soviet epoch. Ilya Andreevich Tolstoy (the grandfather of Lev Tolstoy) is buried in the monastery.



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Founded: 1691
Category: Religious sites in Russia

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Надежда Медведева (22 months ago)
Старинное здание, хорошие службы. Близко к дому.
Павел Федотов (23 months ago)
Очень хороший монастырь, настоятель Игумен Пимен. Хор шикарный. Советую посетить монастырь, службы начинаются в 8-00 и 17-00. Есть церковная лавка, где можно купить свечи и подать записки, а также приобрести иконы и душеполезную литературу. При монастыре колокольня и два храма.
Мансур Гиниятуллин (2 years ago)
Моей жене нравиться она всегда туда ходит,она говорит, что там приветливый персонал и живём рядом.
Екатерина Агеносова (2 years ago)
Монастырь был основан в 1691 году, атмосфера монастыря пропитана многовековыми молитвами православных христиан. Мужской хор монастыря очень красиво поет. Очень нравится ходить сюда на службы, проходят на одном дыхании, душа находит духовное равновесие и на время забывает о мирском. Утренние службы начинаются в 8.00, вечерние в 17.00.На территории монастыря есть церковная лавка, туалет. В лавке работает грубоватая женщина, не сдержанная, но , в монастырь, слава Богу, люди приходят ни к ней, и поэтому не стоит обращать на это внимание, а лишний раз смириться и помолиться за нее, ее Господь для исправления, может сюда привел.все в этом мире по промысла Божьему.
Albert Danilin (4 years ago)
I was surprised when I find this monastery on the other side of park. It was like you find a little island of calm in the chaos of city.
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