Krasna Hermitage (2 miles up the mountain) - Krasna Monastery in Romania is an Orthodox monastery located in the village Schiule?ti, Prahova county, 50 km north of Ploiesti Ploiesti-Brasov road on the V?lenii Mountain - key, the commune springs, being built in the woods near the river Krasna, in the foothills Ursoaia.
Since the beginning of the fifteenth century, the Prahova Valley and Teleajen, there were small monastic communities. Krasna Monastery was founded probably by some hermits from Valeni early eighteenth century.
The first documentary, an act of donation that shows that there was a monastery of monks with a wooden church, dating back to 1745.  The construction of the current church began in 1824, founded by Constantine Potlogi marshal, as a church parish for refugee village, where residents fled the surrounding area after 1821, because of Turkish invasion.
Secularization of monasteries in 1864, is the hermitage to decline and the remaining 2-3 monks have dedicated key monastery and they changed the name of the hermitage Krasna. In 1920, when there was only one monk, the monastery was plundered by the Slanic ocna?ii. 1964 Hermitage began to recover, thanks abbots Nicodemus, Gideon and Galaction.
Slanic Prahova (5 km) - mineral water springs containing calcium compounds, chlorine, sodium, sulfur (used since 1885, when the resort started to develop) and lakes (Baciului Baia, Baia Rosie, Baia Pigs, Green Lake ) with high concentration of salt used in the treatment of degenerative rheumatic diseases and diartritice (cervical, dorsal and lumbar arthrosis, poliarthrosis, tendinitis, tendimiozita, scapulohumeral periarthritis), the ones in post-traumatic conditions (after twists, sprains and fractures limbs treated surgically and cured after osteoarthritis), accusing the peripheral nervous system diseases (light paresis, polio sequelae of old, follow after polinevroze) gynecological diseases (ovarian insufficiency, chronic cervicitis, chronic metrosalpingitis), respiratory disease (bronchitis chronic tracheobronchitis, allergic asthma), skin diseases (psoriasis, ichthyosis early keratotica dermatitis), and of course vascular disease (varicose incipientes, erythremelalgia).
Facilities for warm baths with mineral water baths, cold baths in the lake, applications of warm mud for gynecological treatments and electrotherapy. The old salt mine (FC) was transformed into nursing - at a depth of 210 m - for the treatment of respiratory diseases in the microclimate of salt air. The resort complex has as many balnnear villas, pavilions and houses for accommodation. Tourism is seterminat intensive area and existing Slanic uncovered a mountain of salt (nature reserve) and the picturesque lake Miresii existence (or Miresii Cave, 425 sq. m, 20 m deep) was formed in 1914, the collapse a salt mine.
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