13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
A spiritual moment

A woman seen praying inside The Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius (Russian: Тро́ице-Се́ргиева Ла́вра), the most important Russian monastery and the spiritual centre of the Russian Orthodox Church. The monastery is situated in the town of Sergiyev Posad, about 70 km to the north-east from Moscow and currently is home to over 300 monks.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Sergiyev Posad, Russia
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Copyright: © Quynh Anh Nguyen