Montenegro

Montenegro

Berane

The monastery was built by the great ruler Stefan Nemanja in the first years after coming to the throne of the great mayor (construction was completed in 1171), and the church was painted around 1175 year. According to the biographer of Stefan Nemanja, his son Stefan I, the monastery was built by Nemanja, while he was imprisoned in a cave, vowed to build a monastery dedicated to St. George.

The monastery was included in the world cultural heritage and protected by UNESCO. The monastery has existed for over 830 years, of which 300 years in ruins and 40 years is updated. Today, the monastery was largely reconstructed.

The monastery was built by the great ruler Stefan Nemanja in the first years after coming to the throne of the great mayor (construction was completed in 1171), and the church was painted around 1175 year. According to the biographer of Stefan Nemanja, his son Stefan I, the monastery was built by Nemanja, while he was imprisoned in a cave, vowed to build a monastery dedicated to St. George.

The monastery was included in the world cultural heritage and protected by UNESCO. The monastery has existed for over 830 years, of which 300 years in ruins and 40 years is updated. Today, the monastery was largely reconstructed.