From the times of its foundation, Solovki monastery was a stronghold
of spirituality and culture of the Russian North. The monastery
was famous by ancient sacred objects, by praying feats, by obedience
and diligence of its inhabitants. During ages thousands of pilgrims
from all partsof Russia arrived to Solovki, in order by their own
eyes to see one of the most honorable monasteries, to bow to sacred
objects, to preserve in their souls the feeling of agreement of
a nature and a man. Today pilgrimage to the revived monastery is
an award for the righteous being and a great spiritualconsolation.
Church services are characterized by strict regulations and its
beneficial accomplishment. A stay on Solovki is the possibility
of secluded pray and receiving communion of holy Christ's Secrets.