Category: Bistritsa Monastery

Bistritsa Monastery of St. Petka

Bistritsa Monastery of St. Petka or Bistrishki ManastirThe Bistritsa Monastery of St. Petka or just short Bistrishki ManastirĀ is located in the Kalugerovo meadows area of Vitosha Mountain in the outskirts of the village of Bistritsa near Sofia.

The Monastery of St. Petka was founded in 10th century but, like most monasteries in the Bulgarian lands, it was destroyed during the invasion of the Turks at the end of 14th century. Read more

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