horizon grammatica icon icon map search arrow rss twitter facebook apply twitter facebook rss

Shamordino Kazanskaya Amvrosievskaya Convent

Kazanskaya Amvrosievskaya Convent is located in Shamordino, one of the most beautiful corners of Russia, between ancient cities of Kaluga and Kozelsk. There is a reliquary with the blessed remains of revered Optina Pustyn elders in the convent. There are three springs commemorating saints nearby the convent: for the icon of Our Lady of Kazan; reverend Amvrosiy, and revered Optina Pustyn elders.