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Deir Durunka Deir Durunka
Photo courtesy of The Coptic Architecture

This monastery is also believed to be visited by the Holy family. The monastery lies under mountain cliffs. Thousands of people come to the monastery to attend an annual mulidWhat does it mean? or the celebration that commemorates the visit of Jesus and Virgin Mary.

"And when they were departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and be thou there until I bring thee word: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.
When he arose, he took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt:
And was there until the death of Herod: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, saying, Out of Egypt have I called my son." (Mt. 2: 13-15)

       
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