Amazing Footage of the Birthplace of St. Sergius, Russia's Greatest Monastic Saint (Varnitsky Monastery)

As you have probably discovered, the Russian land abounds with breathtaking monasteries. This video reveals a stunning glimpse of the Varnitsky monastery, birthplace of St. Sergius of Radonezh, one of Russia's most beloved saints

As you have probably discovered, the Russian land abounds with breathtaking monasteries. This video reveals a glimpse of the Varnitsky monastery in Rostov.

Varnitsky monastery was the birthplace of St. Sergius of Radonezh, one of Russia's most beloved saints. He was a spiritual leader and monastic reformer of medieval Russia, and the founder of perhaps the most central monastery of Russia, St. Sergius Lavra. To learn more about a life that spiritually transformed the Russian nation, click here.