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An Introduction to Mount Athos
- A first approach to the presentation of Mount Athos from such aspects as geography, history, administration, monastic life and art. Available in English and French.
- The mountain that the architect Dinocrates offered to turn into a statue of Alexander the Great with a city in one hand and in the other a perennially flowing spring.
- Overview of the Chilandariou Monastery with photos.
- Esphigmenou Monastery on Mount Athos and relevant current events, especially crisis about ecumenism.
Holy Monastery of Koutloumous
- Includes a description of the Koutloumous monastery.
Monastery of Philotheo
- Description of the place, history and geography.
Mount Athos - Orthodox Wiki
- Focuses on history, religion, sketes and monasteries.
OrthodoxWiki: Monastery of Vatopaidi
- Learn about the monastery that stands on a picturesque stretch of coastline on the gulf of the same name and almost in the center of the north-eastern side of the Athos peninsula.
Orthodoxphotos.com: Mount Athos Photos
- Features photos of local monasteries and churches and has brief information about monastic life.
Our Lady of Iviron
- Information about a miraculous icon - Our Lady of Iviron.
The Monasticism of Mount Athos
- History, spirituality, and theology of Mount Athos, with images, discussion, and travel instructions.
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