virgin mary and and infant jesus - byzantine art - rila - rilski monastery (bulgaria)

Orthodox Byzantine art in Rilsky monastery (Bulgaria)

Virgin Mary and Infant Jesus.­

byzantine child jesus image infant jesus jesus christ madonna orthodox christian painting religion rila rilski manastir rilski monastery sacred art virgin mary България Рилски манастир
Route 107, Rila, Bulgaria

Those are the best of the 1200 photos I took during an unforgettable 3-week trip in Bulgaria in May 2004, with my friend Susie.­ Some photos have been digitally converted to black-and-white.­

Links to some other sites with interesting photos of Bulgaria:

* Georgy Velichkov - pictures from Bulgaria

* TrekEarth Gallery

Photos of interesting Christian Sacred Art that I stumbled upon.­