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[15 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Beneficial mineral water in Resort Bălţăteşti

Bălţăteşti resort, from the Bălţăteşti Commune, Neamt County is recognized because of mineral water springs, salt and mud in which the contents are significant amounts of calcium, sodium, chlorine, iron, magnesium, potassium, iodine, in proportions comparable to those of resorts of Europe West, Vichy, from France and Karlovy Vary from the Czech Republic. The resort is offering medical services of balneophysiotherapy and medical rehabilitation through acupuncture procedures, hydrokinetotherapy in the pool, physiotherapy in gym, aerosols and external balneary procedures for inflammatory rheumatic disorders, neurological, gynecological, respiratory system and neuroses, and climato- …

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[15 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Agapia Monastery

Located between the mountains that carrying ancient forests and emphasizes the beauty of a place cherished with christian love, Agapia Monastery, one of the most famous in Moldova, is first mentioned in 1437. But because the land was subject to landslides, by the 1600s, the monks built another monastery, below, of granite stone, consecrated in 1647. The church is dedicated to the old church built by Petru Rares, Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel. Since 1803, the monastery receives community of nuns. Over time, the monastery, which “seems to sneak and hide in …

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Annunciation at Horaiţa Monastery

Near the monastery Horaiţa, a few hundred meters, on the uphill road is Horaicioara Hermitage or Horaicioara Veche, that exists there since 1466, as recorded document mention in the porch of the church. Beause the hermitage had no church, at the behest of Prince Stephen the Great in 1480, is built, the first church (wooden) dedicated to the Annunciation. After more than 400 years, at the Hermitage, a stone church was built (1868), in which is found the miraculous icon of Our Lady, one of the wonders being the emergence of a …

Monasteries, Museums »

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Monastic Museum of Agapia Monastery

How many gold and silver jewels of inestimable value were stolen by the Ottoman besiegers and other predators from our churches and monasteries throughout hundreds of years, we cannot know, since they were melted and turned into “rascal” silver and gold. Nuns and monks of those places have worked with accuracy others and more beautiful, hardworking and skillful with their hands, and today we can admire them in the monastery museums.
Treasure from the Agapia Monastery highlights artistic activities cultivated here over the centuries, such as: embroidery, plasty metal, the art …

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Monastic Museum of Văratec Monastery

   In Văratec Monastery Museum, founded in 1960, are preserved a large number of authentic charters, such as acts of donation and strengthening, religious books, manuscripts and old books used in the monastery, as well as books of religious literature. Many precious jewels, embroidery, silver objects illustrating life held inside the monastery, are highlighted in the collection of objects of historical and artistic significance that we can admire in the halls of the museum. Thus, in the halls of the museum are stored objects of worship in gilded silver, or gold, wonderful old …

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[10 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Piatra Neamt History Museum – Exhibition “Testimonies of the communism years”

Neamt County Council, Neamt County Museum Complex, National Museum of History and the National Archives Service Neamt County invites you to visit the exhibition Testimonies of the communism years.
Open already from 6th of March (the day that was installed the Petru Groza government) with Symposium March 6, 1945, 70 years after the beginnings of the establishment of communism in Romania, the exhibition can be visited until May 22, 2015 (the May 21st, 1921, was established P.C.R. (Romanian Communist Party).
Among the exhibits you can see office objects  and phone used by Dr. …