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MONASTERY TODAY

Life of the Cloister – a brief essay about Valaam today; through Valaam - guide-book “The restoration of the Monastery”; Addresses , telephone numbers and bank details. Answers to private questions

VISIT TO THE MONASTERY

To visit the Valaam Monastery you can buy a pilgrimage or travel tour on the site of the Pilgrimage Service of the Valaam Monastery. Also if you would like you can take part in program “Visit Valaam in the capacity of volunteer” (work in praise of God in the Monastery).

PHOTO GALLERY

The photographs of well-known masters of the genre as well as of the Brethren of Valaam Monastery: Panoramic photos, author's photos hieromonk Savvaty (Sevastyanov), the photo exhibition “The light of Valaam”, the Internet version of the photo exhibition “Athos In Valaam Monk’s Eyes”, the photo exhibition “The old photos” (Valaam at the beginning of the century, the photos from the archives), the photos by Victor Gritsuk, by Sergey Kompaniychenko, Pavel Kazionov.

LITURGICAL MUSIC

The section “Liturgical music” contains recordings of canticles by the Choir of the Brethren of Valaam Monastery in mp3 format as well as the videos about Valaam. One can acquaint oneself with disks released by the monastery in the CD section.

HERITAGE

History of the Monastery of the foundation of the Cloister is hidden in the mists of time, but the historical evidence we have allows us to state that the Monastery was founded at the dawn of Christianity in Russia.

EVENTS (NEWS)

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