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Postcards from Romania
Iezeru Monastery (16th Century)
Iezeru (Iezer) Monastery was founded by Radu the Great (1377-1383) and finished by his son, Mircea the Wise (1386-1418).  Prince Mircea Ciobanu with his wife, Chiajna, had it rebuilt in 1559. The monastery church dated from 1720, built by the bishop Ilarion.
A group of nuns attends the complex.