Monasteries

Monasteries

Kalogreon Monastery

Kalogreon Monastery HOLY MONASTERY OF SAINT KONSTANTINOS AND HELEN KALOGREON KALAMATAS Where is Kalamata near the Holy Metropolitan Church of Ipapantis of Christ. What is Women communal monastery (40 nuns,…

Monasteries

Moni Philosophos

The new Monastery of Philosophos, which was built in order to replace the earlier, Byzantine one, lies in the western part of the Lousios gorge and was founded at the…

Moni Chrysokellarias,male Monastery
Monasteries

Chrysokellarias Moni

The southernmost geographically monastery of the Holy Metropolis of Messinia, between villages Vasilitsi and Chrysokellaria, in  the Municipality of Koroni.  Chrysokellaria, built originally in the 17th century, destroyed by Ibrahim….

Monasteries

Boulkanou

Boulkanou monastery, is dedicated to the Assumption of Mary (August 15), is built on top of Mount Ithomi, where it was in antiquity the sanctuary of Zeus Ithomata. The monastery…

Monasteries

Katsimikadas Monastery

The Monastery of Panagia Katsimikadas (dedicated to the memory of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary) is located near the villages of “Taps & Mouriatada” municipality Trifylia Messinia, is an…