monastic complex was built between 950 and 1000 years AD, thanks to the monks
Pietro and Giovanni.
monastry is very important because it holds the middle-age monastic remains.
find three different chapels with different architectures; the
oldest chapel is placed below the other two, holds many religious
frescoes. The fresco better retaired is near the entry. It
has four figures that represent the Bless Virgin, who wears a red clok; on
her right side, there is a Saint who wears the typical Byzantine armour. On
the left side of the Virgin, there is a bearbed Saint with his long white
tunic and his yellow cloak. The fourth figure represent the costumer
of this chapel. He has on his hands a church model.
middle chapel built during the XI century, it hold frescoes painting in the
last chapel, dedicate to S. Nicola has many frescoes, which represent some
miracle of the Saint.