Transfiguration Monastery

Kastelos

Chania

Transfiguration Monastery at Kastelos
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At the area of ​​Agia Kyriaki, on a rocky hill below the the ruins of the Byzantine fort Kastellos we meet the newly erected monastic buildings of the monastery Chrisopigi located in Chania town This place was blessed with his presence in 2002 by the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, who walked in the trails in the area and laid the foundation stone of the new monastery temple, dedicated to the Transfiguration of Christ. On Sunday, September 2, 2012, Patriarch Bartholomew inaugurated the temple.

Timeline

  • 2002: Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew laid the foundation stone of the temple
  • 2012: The new monastery is inaugurated by the Patriarch Bartholomew

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Additional Info

  • Location: Chania Prefecture
  • Type: Monastery
  • Peak Period: Modern Greek (1913-Today)
  • Accessibility: Paved road
  • Website: www.imx.gr
  • e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Phone: +30 28210 91125, +30 28210 29840
  • Fax: +30 28210 97600

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