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Entrance to the quarters of Novo Hopovo monastery

The Monastery of Novo Hopovo is situated 7 km from Irig on the main road Novi Sad - Irig. It was built in 1576 and according to its history, it is a work of Srem's Brankovici. In the monastery stands out the fresco " Massacre of children in Vitlejem" painted by the famous icon painter Teodor Kracun. Inside this monastery is the memorial museum of Dositej Obradovic. The first printing shop was established in this monastery, and this monastery was also a cultural residence of Serbs in the Middle Ages.

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Ulaz u konake manastira Novo Hopovo

Manastir Novo Hopovo nalazi se 7 km od Iriga pored glavnog puta Novi Sad – Irig. Izgraden je 1576. godine i po predanju delo je sremskih Brankoviča. U manastiru se posebno istice freska "Pokolj dece u Vitlejemu", a oslikao je čuveni ikonopisac Teodor Kracun. U manastiru je memorijalni muzej Dositeja Obradovića. U ovom manastiru je osnovana prva štamparija u Vojvodini, a bio je kulturno sedište Srba u srednjem veku.

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