Deir Mar Musa دير مار ﻣوسى (Monastery of Moses the Egyptian)

var köpa hgh In the mountainous Qalamoun area straddling the highway north from Damascus to Homs lies the small monastery of St Moses the Egyptian. Neglected for many centuries, the monastery was restored from the 1980s through the energy and dedication of the Italian Jesuit, Fr Paolo dell’Oglio.

source link The monastery was originally founded in the sixth century but the remarkable series of paintings which cover most of the walls, soffits and pillars of the small chapel derive from the 11-12th centuries in a style quite distinct from the Late Byzantine traditions and its influence in other parts of the Middle East.

quale e la migliore opzione binari يقع على السفوح الشرقية لمنطقة القلمون الجبلية إلى الشرق من اتوستراد دمشق حمص (شرق النبك)، وقد كان مهملاً لعدة قرون مضت حتى جاء الأب باولو الإيطالي وبدأ بترميمه في فترة ثمانينيات القرن الماضي.

bdswiss it com hambaravi tartu A spectacular series of photos of the monastery and its environment as well as high resolution photographs of the paintings is available on Daniel Demeter’s Syria Photo Guide website at —دير-مار-موسى/