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Monday, 08 January 2007

The skete of St. Panteleimonas is the Greek one, it belongs to the monastery of Koutloumousiou. The skete was founded in 1785 by the celibate monk Charalampios in the place of the old skete.

 

panteleimonos.jpegThe katholikon of the skete was built in 1791 and is dedicated to St. Panteleimonas. The wall-painting were made in 1868. The oldest kalyve of the skete is that of All Saints.

 

Nowadays only 14 of 23 kalyves are inhabited by 20 monks.

Mircale-working icons within the skete

 

The icon of the Martyr Panteleimonas is a miracle-working icon kept in a sliver frame.

 

Treasures held within the skete

 

The relics of St. Gerasimus

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 10 January 2007 )
 
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