Solitary hermitage on Mount Athos

The mountainside cave of elder Joseph the Hesychast.

mount athos

Monastery Of Simonopetra (Greek: literally: "Simon's Rock") is an Eastern Orthodox monastery in the monastic state of Mount Athos in Greece.

Monastic Mount Athos - Halkidiki, a Holy Land in North Greece (article)

religious tourism in Halkidiki, Greece

Christian Morning Devotion for November Today’s Scripture: Psalm 95 (ESV), “Psalm 95 sung by the monks of Simonopetra Monastery, Mt.

Mount Athos monastic community.

Mount Athos Monastery Photograph by Travis Dove In the ancient monastic community of Mount Athos in northern Greece, Eastern Orthodox Christian monks live much as their brethren did a thousand years.

Mount Athos Monastery, Greece

Two different perspectives on the Hereafter

Redoubt of the reclusive, Simonos Petras monastery was founded in 1257 more than 800 feet above the Aegean Sea. It is one of 20 monasteries on the steep-sloped Greek peninsula of Mount Athos, a popular pilgrimage site sometimes called the Christian Tibet.

Simonos Petras monastery,  Mount Athos in Chalkidiki

Simonos Petras monastery, Mount Athos in Chalkidiki,Greece