Agion Oros, "Sacred Mountain" in Greece home of most famous monasteries in Greece, open only for men

religious tourism in Halkidiki, Greece

Simonopetra ("Simon's Rock") Monastery on a cliff 330' above the Aegean. #Simons_Rock #Monastery

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

St Dionysiou Monastery (Agion Oros), Mount Athos, Greece

0062 - The Holy Icon of Panagia of the Akathist - Holy Monastery of Dionysiou Mount Athos

Stavronikita Monastery, Agion Oros, Greece

Stavronikita Monastery is de small in size among all de Athonite monasteries in Agion Oros, Macedonia_ Greece

Panagia Paramythia,(.Paramythea means “calming down” or “restrain") the Vatopedi Mother of Consolation, or Comfort is an 8th century miraculous icon of the Virgin Mary from the holy and great Monastery of Vatopedi, Mount Athos, Greece.

Icons of the Theotokos: Panagia Paramythia, the Vatopedi Mother of Consolation, or Comfort

Serbian Orthodox monastery Hilandar | Mount Athos, Greece - SkyscraperCity

Holy Mountain Athos - Old Serbian Monastery Hilandar (Agion Oros, Greece). It was founded in by the first Serbian Archbishop Saint Sava and his father, Serbian Grand Prince Stefan Nemanja.

Stavronikita Monastery ~ Mount. Athos, Greece

Stavronikita monastery in Mount Athos, North Greece. It is one of the twenty orthodox monasteries of the monastic community of Agion Oros.

Vatopedi Monastery, Mount Athos, showing how light becomes dynamic when reflected off polished brass and silver and the mosaic floors.

Vatopedi Monastery, Mount Athos, Macedonia, Greece - showing how light becomes dynamic when reflected off polished brass and silver and the mosaic floors.

Gregoriou...Mount Athos (Agion Oros), Greece An Orthodox spiritual centre since 1054, Mount Athos has enjoyed an autonomous statute since Byzantine times. The 'Holy Mountain', which is forbidden to women and children, is also a recognized artistic site. The layout of the monasteries (about 20 of which are presently inhabited by some 1,400 monks) had an influence as far afield as Russia, and its school of painting influenced the history of Orthodox art_ whc.unesco.org/...

Mount Athos (Agion Oros), Greece An Orthodox spiritual centre since Mount Athos has enjoyed an autonomous statute since Byzantine times. The 'Holy Mountain', A UNESCO World Heritage Site

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