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Nuns at the Gate of the Nunnery of Kuremäe

Title: Nuns at the Gate of the Nunnery of Kuremäe
Image number: 5TA00151
Author: Tiit Aunaste
Related keywords: building, woman, saint, religious, picture, orthodox, nunnery, nun, gate, entrance, convent, cloister, church
Related categories: Architectural sights, Estonia, People, Churches, Architecture
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Description: Kuremäe the nunnery of Pühtitsa was established in 1891 by prince Sergei Dahhovsky. Just inside the handsome entrance gate, the Cathedral with its 5 green onion- domed towers is centrepiece to a superb architectural complex of the nun's houses, chapels, medical school, almshouse and hospital.