Category: Patriarch Monastery

Patriarch Monastery of the Holy Trinity

Patriarch Monastery of the HolyThe Patriarch Monastery of the Holy Trinity is situated in a beautiful countryside at the foot of the Arbanassi plateau about 6 km from Veliko Tarnovo and 1.5 kilometers from the village of Samovodene.

According to some researchers, the monastery was founded during the reign of Tsar Ivan Alexander by Theodosius of Tarnovo and Patriarch Evtimii. In 1375 Evtimii was elected patriarch in Tarnovo and since then the monastery is called Patriarchal. Read more

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