Hegumen Paramon (Golubka) and Hieromonk Matthew (Andreev) have been elevated to the archimandrite’s rank.


Today on October 27 on fulfilling the blessing of His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Varsofony, Metropolitan of Saint-Petersburg and Ladoga, Chancellor of the Moscow Patriarchate has...
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Archpriest Gennady Andreev, chosen bishop of Skopin and Shatsk, has taken the veil in the Donskoy Monastery.


On October 24 with the blessing of His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, after the all-night vigil in the Main Cathedral of the Donskoy Monastery there took...
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Restoration works in Small Cathedral of the Donskoj Monastery. October 2015.


We are glad to inform our parish, readers and everybody who follows the restoration of one of the oldest churches of Moscow – the Small Cathedral of the Donskoj Monastery...
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Protection of the Holy Theotokos in the Donskoj Monastery


The great holyday of the Russian Orthodox Church – Intercession of the Holy Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary – is celebrated yearly on October 14 of Gregorian Calendar (October 1 of...
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New academic year has begun in the Gold-embroidery workshop of the Donskoj Monastery.


A new academic and work year has begun with a rogation service in the Gold-embroidery workshop of the Donskoj Monastery. Pictorial embroidery is one of the most ancient church art...
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New academic year starts at Donskoj Monastery Sunday School.


The Donskoj Monastery Sunday School once again has opened its doors for the youngest parish and their parents. A new academic year has traditionally started with a rogation service for...
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St. Tikhon’s Day, Patriarch of All-Russia.


Today the Russian Orthodox Church celebrated a special festival – St.Tikhon’s Day, Patriarch of All-Russia. “He wasn’t a theologian and didn’t have charisma of a public person like another patriarchal...
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Traditional festival, dedicated to the Teacher’s Day, took place in the Donskoj Monastery on October 4.


Teachers and pupils of Moscow schools and colleges took part in the event. Among the invited ones there was Jevgeny A. Ustinov, well-known Russian painter, illustrator and Pushkin scholar. It’s...
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Meeting with priest Grigory Geronimus took place in the Youth Club «Donskoj».


Concept about knowledge of God. Natural and supernatural ways of knowledge of God. On October 1, 2015 priest Grigory Geronimus, rector of All-Merciful Savior Cathedral in Mitino and teacher at...
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Restoration works at the St.Michael’s Cathedral of the Donskoy Monastery.


St. Michael the Archangel Cathedral was built in 1806-1809 upon the project of the architect I.V.Jegotov as a table-tomb cathedral for the Golitsyn family at the expense of Anna Aleksandrovna...
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Guide-book to the Donskoy Monastery.


The Donskoy cloister is an interesting and favorite place for many Moscow citizens. Here the place has a quiet and steady feel. In the still of monastery’s alleys you can...
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Printing products for the Donskoy Monastery.


By efforts of the employees of our design workshop there has been fulfilled a great amount of work concerning forming the presentation material of the Donskoy Monastery in quite a...
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Publishing center of the Donskoy Monastery.


Publishing activity of the Donskoy Monastery has a many years long history dating back to the mid-eighteenth century, when they seriously considered the issue of transferring the Slavic-Greek-Latin Academy intra...
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Design workshop of the Donskoy Monastery.


Design-bureau of the Donskoy Monastery’s publishing center is a community of top professional level designers, who have work experience in creating different printed products for the most sophisticated clients. We...
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Custom made painted icons in the Donskoy Monastery.


Dear brothers and sisters! In our monastery you can order a painterly or canonical icons painted by our artists. As well as a Patron Saint’s icon for you and your...
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