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Aghios Yiorgis Monastery at Reston

Last Update: Jun 2003
Monastery VRONTADOS , CHIOS , GREECE
(Est. 1770)
82200 VRONTADOS , CHIOS , GREECE

Aghios Yiorgis Monastery at Reston - Overview

  The Chian monk Neilos founded this monastery (1770), which is located in the area of Kofina. It was here that the wise theologian Athanasios Parios lived as a monk. He was buried in the area of the grave of Saint Nikiforos of Chios. Here, also, is the grave of Yiorgos Zolotas, one of the wisest men of Chios.


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