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Miraculous Monastery of Agia Erini Chrysovalantou in Athens 1

Miraculous Monastery of Agia Erini Chrysovalantou in Athens

The monastery of Agia Erini Chrysovalantou is located in Lykovrysi, Attica. Set in peaceful surroundings, visitors can experience the monastic lifestyle here. Agia Eirini Chrysovalantou was the abbess of the monastery during…

Fire breaks out at the Holy Monastery of Varnakova (VIDEO) 2

Fire breaks out at the Holy Monastery of Varnakova (VIDEO)

A large fire broke out on Sunday night at the Byzantine Monastery of Panagia Varnakova in Fokida, ANT News reported. Twenty-six firefighters with eight vehicles evacuated the nuns to safety and managed to control the…

New app offers virtual pilgrimage to Greek monasteries 5

New app offers virtual pilgrimage to Greek monasteries

“VR Pilgrim” is the first aрр in the world that enables smartphone users to virtually travel to the most mysterious and inaccessible places of Christian heritage, from the comfort of their homes.…

The Byzantine Antiquity of Mount Athos and Orthodoxy 26

The Byzantine Antiquity of Mount Athos and Orthodoxy

The most prominent of all Orthodox faith commences at the sacred Monasteries of Agion Oros and where Mount Athos protrudes amongst all with divine glory. It is the sanctuary, with which herritage…

Spotlight on Sister Irini the only nun on Amorgos Island 31

Spotlight on Sister Irini the only nun on Amorgos Island

Amorgos is known for its many monasteries, among the oldest in the world, drawing tourists by the thousands, mostly from France, Italy, and Greece. National Geographic recently took a trip to the island…

Panagia Tsambika

Miraculous Monastery of Panagia Tsambika

Centuries ago the icon of Panagia Tsambika was located at the Holy Monastery of Panagia Kykkos in Cyprus. In a miraculous manner, the icon would leave Cyprus and go to the mountain…

Panagia Tsambika- miracle monastery for conception 43

Panagia Tsambika- miracle monastery for conception

Παναγία Τσαμπίκα Centuries ago the icon of Panagia Tsambika was located at the Holy Monastery of Panagia Kykkos in Cyprus. In a miraculous manner, the icon would leave Cyprus and go to…

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