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Saint Paisios of Mount Athos

Perhaps the greatest trial of Saint Paisios of Mount Athos happened when he was still a child
The Saint once said, “From the age of eleven, I read the lives of the Saints.

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Why do we need to pray to God

We need to understand that the first thing we need is the healing of the distortion of our will .and, connected to this, the healing of our loneliness.

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Mount Athos paintings of Apocalypse

Mount Athos the wall-paintings of Apocalypse Dionisiou monastery. The monastery is built along the western coast of the peninsula on a rocky cliff high above the sea and overlooking a deep wooded ravine.

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Mount Athos The cell of Burazeri

The cell of Burazeri, also Belozyorka, is a dependency of the Monastery of Chilandari on Mount Athos. It is located in Karyes, south of the Skete of Saint Andrew (Sarai).

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Mount Athos Mother of God

Mother of God, even if the rules of iconography insist that the holy image depicted (the saints) should be with black hair and black eyes, however, from tradition and from visions, we are informed from the saints which saw the Mother of God that her hair texture resembles that of ripe wheat with blue eyes.

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Moynt Athos Simonos Petra monastery

Mount Athos, Simonopetra Monastery, also Monastery of Simonos Petra (Greek: Μονή Σίμωνος Πέτρας), is an Eastern Orthodox monastery in the monastic state of Mount Athos in Greece.

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Mount Athos the new skete

The New Skete, the cell and the tomb of Elder Joseph the Hesychast.New Skete on Mount Athos is one of two sketes attached to St. Paul’s Monastery. It is located between St. Paul’s Monastery and St. Anne’s Skete. The skete was founded in the 18th century.

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