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Turnu Orthodox

Mănăstirea Turnu

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Why locals love it

Most people find here a peaceful atmosphere,you can pray and have an intimate conection with God, monks are patient,kind you can talk to them about your problems.Most of them have academic degree, an eloquent example is father Pavel who is a doctor in Bucharest and give free medical consultations and investigations at the monastery.

Why you should visit it

The monastery is located 9 km away from Ploiesti.The Holy Monastery Turnu was built inside the former medieval town of Targsor in the 15th century.The church in the town was built by the ruler Vlad Tepes and consacrated on June 24 ,1461.In 1671 Antonie of Popesti restored the church and turned the princely house into an abbey.

Special tip

You can find homemade products(honey,flour,oil etc )

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