Tag: Archbishop Makarios

Archbishop of Australia: Today we united Athens with Melbourne, Australia with Greece

Archbishop of Australia: Today we united Athens with Melbourne, Australia with Greece

During his greeting, Archbishop Makarios, receiving a stimulus from the title of a song, from those presented during the event, asked the attendees to set a goal, in view of this year’s Christmas, to offer love to all.

“Love has no limits. Love is for everyone. For friends and relatives, but also for enemies. And for those who are not orthodox Christians. And for those who are not Greeks. And for those who do not love our traditions and our customs. Love is addressed to everyone without exception”, he emphasized characteristically.

Michael Platyrrahos Crete Cretan lyra

Michael Platyrrahos: Preserving the Musical Traditions of Crete

Accomplished musician and singer, Michael Platyrrahos is sought after internationally for his performances on the lyra, viololyra, lyraki, lute and mandolin and has spent a lifetime dedicated to preserving and perpetuating the unique musical and cultural traditions of Crete.