In post 602 I promised to show some more pictures taken by the Belgium visitor of our weblog, Jan Kant, who visited Athos in april 2007 together with his uncle Steffen, who went to Athos already 13 times!
nr 1 refectory of Xenophontos
nr 2 procession at the Easter celebrations april 2007 in Xenophontos: Jan says he was not able to keep up until the end of the service, early in the morning (when the monks greet you with: Christos Anesti !)
nr 3 icon of St. John the Forerunner from the hall in the building of the Holy Epistatia in Karyes (Hiera Koinotis)
nr 4 modern fresco’s in Koutloumousiou
nr 5 birthday celebrations of Jan in Karyes with father Anastasios, who baked a cake.
nr 6 a cave of the founder of Simonopetra, with an icon of him handing over the monastery to the monks
nr 7 ossuarium of Grigoriou
nr 8 guestroom at Grigoriou
nr 9 guestroom at Jovanitsa with father Panteleimon from Germany, together with a German and Indian priest.
nr 10 is easy: The sun going down over Kassandra – april 2007.
Jan already helped me out, thanks, only a few questions remain !
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