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1989 – The two aqueducts of Pantocratoros (and Happy Easter!)

First of all: Happy Easter for all our readers, Christos Anesti (although the Orthodox Easter is next week)! This time of year always remembers me to my pilgrimage in 1986 during Easter-time, when we visited Dionysiou and joined a log … Continue reading

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1940 – the 2017 pilgrimage: arriving at Xenofontos and the hike to Roussikon

The 8th of May: the beginning of our 2017 pilgrimage (photo’s Jitze) The boat with pilgrims arrives at Docheiariou monasterya new chapel near DocheiariouThe boat from Ouranopolis arriving at the large jetty of XenofontosNear the pier: a new house for workers … Continue reading

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1690 – film: Spring on Mount Athos

Have look at this beautiful film published on March 2nd 2015 (9.07 min), made in 2012 by Vladimir Bondarenko about Mount Athos in the spring. Most of the 20 monasteries (f.e. Panteleimonos, Paulou, Stavronikita) are to be seen, including some … Continue reading

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