"Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija" Berovo Things to Do Tip by Pijlmans

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  Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija
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  • Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija - Berovo
      Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija
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  • Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija - Berovo
      Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija
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  • Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija - Berovo
      Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija
    by Pijlmans
  • Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija - Berovo
      Monastery of Presveta Bogorodica Balakija
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This male monastery is located just outside of Berovo, along the road towards the lake. Presveta Bogorodica Balakija means Holy Mother - East Friday

The church was built in 1972-1975, on the foundations of two ancient earlier churches.

Every year on 28th August, the holy assumption of the great virgin Mary is celebrated here and allegedly thousands of people come to visit.

Address: Mosa Pijade
Directions: N41.69660 E22.86179

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  • Updated Jul 15, 2014
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