Category Archives: Skiti Profitou Eliou

1638 – skiti Profitou Eliou

In 2007 we visited the skete for the first time (see 159) and in those days it was not possible for a non-orthodox pilgrim to sleep there. But recently we heared that the conditions did change and this summer we … Continue reading

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635 – Skete Prof. Eliou

The Russian Skete before the central church was build. With church build between 1899 and 1914. Foto from keliotes website. Journalist Dave G. Houser writes about his recent visit to Athos especially about Skete. Prof. Eliou: Brother Job invites Aris … Continue reading

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537 – Pantokratoros and Sk. Prof. Eliou

Rare image by Theologos Tats. Almost same location, photo taken by Millet (1917/1919) Eliou on the far right. hv

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160 – day 3: the monopati from Prof. Eliou to Pantocratoros

The friendly monk Filemon explained us in detail how to walk the very old path to Pantocratoros. In this picture of Eliou, taken from Pantocratoros, you can see through which kind af landscape the path goes: Somtimes it looks as … Continue reading

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159 – dag 3: Profitou Eliou

As described in post 134 we saw the view of the skiti unfolding in a magnificant way: Over this road we closed in to the Skiti: and while walking along the gardens we saw Pantocratoros lying beneath us: On arriving … Continue reading

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