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1910 – Koutloumousiou monastery: part 3

Let’s continue our exploration of the courtyard:The balconies in the North-East corner: the kitchen and the bakery (Γ 1 and Γ 3), with a large clock on the wall. Here are pilgrim Gert Jan and me standing in front of the … Continue reading

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1909 – Koutloumousiou monastery: part 2

Let’s continue my photo essay about Koutloumousiou, which I started in post 1903. Today we will walk around the outer walls and we will have a look inside the courtyard. Here is plan of the monasery (made in 2000) and … Continue reading

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1789 – the Maroudá trapeza

I ended post number 1775 with pictures of the lovely lunch we had in the trapeza of Maroudá. Today we will take a closer look at the refined and extraordinary paintings on the trapeza walls.Pilgrims Jitze and Gert Jan enjoying a … Continue reading

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1007 – different artists painting Mt. Athos

I found these paintains (and more) on this website: Aivazovsky – shipwreck Mt. Athos 1856 Tikhanovski – Panteleimonos Tikhanovski – Monastic Courtyard Tikhanovski – The Stones of Athos Tikhanovski – Mountains and Cypresses (on Athos?) Dingham – Cobbled Path (Filotheou) … Continue reading

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