Monastery of Kalogrades at

Fourni

Monastery of Kalogrades at Fourni
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The monastery of Kalogrades (Nuns) is located at the position Chonos near Fourni village, very close to the monastery of Kerapolitissa. It operated as a nunnery during the Venetian period, but it is now deserted and only the renovated temple celebretes on August 6, as it is dedicated to the Lord Christ. Only a small part of the ruined cells and the tanks of the monastery survive.

Timeline

  • 1604: The monk Xenophon Katsaras and Sister Evgenia Katsaropoula found the monastery in the area that belongs to the monastery of Kardamoutsa.

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Additional Info

  • Location: Lassithi Prefecture
  • Type: Church
  • Accessibility: Paved road

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