Holy Nativity of the Mother of God Monastery in Horodyshche

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Holy Nativity of the Mother of God Monastery in Horodyshche, Ukraine, photo 1

Horodyshche is a village of about 2,000 people located in Khmelnytskyi Oblast, about 93 km north of Khmelnytskyi.

In this village you can see one of the most significant monasteries in Podolia – the Holy Nativity of the Mother of God Monastery. Horodyshche on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

In 1745, by decision of the local Catholic gentry, instead of the old wooden monastery, a stone monastery was built for the Carmelite monks. In 1832, when Volhynia became part of the Russian Empire, the
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