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St. Paraschiva" Church, Gura Motrului Monastery", Mehedinţi county
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Gura Motrului Monastery, one of the great monasteries of Oltenia, has its origin obscured in the medieval times. It is located in the Eastern part of Mehedinţi county, 40°54’ North and 23°45’ East, near the common border with Dolj and Gorj counties. The monastery is built on the right side of Motru river near its confluence with Jiu river, at a distance of about 1 km from DN6 road, Bucharest – Drobeta Turnu Severin – Timişoara (E70), on the segment between Filiaşi şi Strehaia.