Church of the Transfiguration of the Lord
- Slatina Monastery



The church of the monastery was built in 1553-1564 by prince Alexandru Lapusneanu, the son in law of prince Petru Rares, in a idyllic remote forested location and it is a princely cript.

Its thick walls and dense forest around make it very impressive.

The original paintings were lost in the fire during the fights and fire in 1821.

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