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Viksunskii Monastir
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Вы́ксунский И́верский монасты́рь — женский монастырь Нижегородской епархии Русской православной церкви. Расположен в городе Выксе Нижегородской области. В монастыре расположен один из двух храмов Нижегородской епархии, престол которых освящён в честь Иверской иконы Божией Матери. Место для будущей обители отметил веточкой преподобный Варнава Гефсиманский осенью 1863 года. В 1864 году на этом месте на средства купцов была выстроена богадельня на 12 человек. Община увеличивалась, появлялись новые постройки, и преподобный Варнава прислал Иверскую икону Божией Матери, благословив общине называться Иверской.

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