religious celebrations

Every year on Saint George’s Day the icon of St. George is processed from Skala church down to the beach and following the coastal road is directed to Saint George’s …

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The ruins of Agioi (Saint) Fanentes Monastery is located a few km from Sami on the way to Antisamos beach. There one can admire superb frescoes of the post Byzantine …

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Located a few km from Sami village towards Antisamos beach, in half the way you will find a signpost. The monastery was built in 18th century on the spot where …

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All the most important festivals and events of Kefalonia have religious connotations. Orthodox religion and Christianity form the basis of Greek culture and the major holidays are associated with the worship …

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All the most important festivals and events of Kefalonia have religious connotations. Orthodox religion (almost all the population) and Christianity form the basis of Kefalonia culture and the major holidays …

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Panagia of Atros is the oldest monastery of Kefalonia, sits at an altitude of 760 meters above the bay of Poros, 37 km from Argostoli. Built around the 8th century, a …

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Breathtaking Sunset! During your day trip to Paliki area, 15km from Lixouri and very close to Platia Ammos, you can find Kipouria Monastery (Moni Kipouraion) built in 1759 by Archimandrite Chrysanthos …

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The religious centre of Kefalonia is undoubtedly the Monastery of Agios (Saint) Gerasimos at Omala. The monastery is located 15km from Argostoli where twice a year, thousands of believers gather to worship …

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