Events

The presents from Germany – great joy for the children

The wonderful gifts from Germany, which were prepared with great love and sent to our monastery, awakened much joy and warmed the children's hearts. As a small annunciation of the most joyful Christmas celebration, the Bigorsky monastery rejoyced with the cheerful tinkle of many children who received with visible thrill the gifts presented by our…

A German school donated Christmas presents for children to the Bigorski monastery

At the threshold of the great feast of Divine peace and angelic joy – The Nativity of Christ, the Schuelerhort Comenisschule school from Hanover, Germany, donated around 30 Christmas presents for children to our holy monastery. The Head of the school, as well as the parents and especially the children, being informed about the mission of…

The President Pendarovski at Bigorski: If we have no respect the roots, we would have no future

Today the Holy Bigorski Monastery was honoured with the visit of the President of the Republic of North Macedonia, Mr. Stevo Pendarovski, who was warmly welcomed by our Elder and Abbot, Archimandrit Parthenius and our Fraternity. The reason behind this visit of our noble President was his personal wish to get better acquainted with the…

A Liturgy and a wedding at the glorious Galichnik

In the place where God spread most of His beauty, where the rich Miyak tradition survived in its authentic form, where the ancient ornate folk clothes are worn with such dignity, where the sounds of the folk dance resound to bring you back to the past, where the Christian faith was confessed with such zeal…

“This is the holy and Great Lent“ – a new video for the first Lenten song

This past period one more video was made at the Bigorski Monastery, this time for the first Lenten song (carol) titled “This is the holy and Great Lent”. Its purpose was to invite all the faithful to take part in the salvational Lenten days. Namely, one should know that the richness of the Byzantine music…

The Bigorski everyday life through the monastic song “Amidst the desert beauty”

For the purpose of preparing a video for the monastic song called “Amidst the desert beauty” professional teams consisting of a photography manager, producer, montage master and a director, have spent a significant time at the Bigorski sanctuary, truing with all their skill to successfully catch and put on a camera the everyday life in…