One of the best known monuments in Montenegro is the medieval Morača Monastery. The name in Serbian is Манастир Морача. Located in the valley of the Morača River in Kolašin, central Montenegro it was founded by Stefan Vukanović in 1252.
“… its frescoes are of special importance; the oldest fresco depicting eleven compositions from the life of the prophet Elias date to the 13th century, while the rest, of lesser condition, date to the 16th century.” ~ en.wikipedia.org
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Gratitude Moment: Today I am grateful for progress mixed with conservation. How fortunate we are to live in a society that offers every convenience known to mankind, yet we can still appreciate and support conservation of priceless artifacts from days long gone by.