St Sunday in Kampia Dirfys of Evia Island

The church of Agia Kyriaki in Kambia of Evia is built in a beautiful location between plane trees and running waters. Immersed on a rock that forms the left side of the church and part of the sanctuary, the church of Agia Kyriaki is basically built on the cave in[…]

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Moniperivleptou in Politika Evias

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The Holy Convent of Our Lady Perivleptou is administered by the Diocese of Halkida, Evvoia and is situated in a pine forest of stunning beauty about 500 m from the village of Politika. The Catholicon is consecrated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, while within its cloisters there are chapels[…]

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St. John The Russian Evia

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One of the most popular saints among Greeks today is St. John the Russian whose incorrupt relics are the boast of the island of Evia, in the village Prokopion.Thousands of pilgrims flock here from all the corners of Greece, particularly on his feast day, May 27. Christians from all parts[…]

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Saint David Monastery – Osios David

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Osios David is found high upon a mountain top between Kalamoudi and Drymona and entrance is forbidden wearing shorts, short sleeves on shirts, or women wearing trousers. Upon entering, you will be examined by the high priest and his door keeper to see if you are appropriately dressed to enter[…]

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