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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 13.10.2018

come on down !!

a number of priests were present at this years 24th september kytherian panayias services at myritia  including the bishop from the islands of naxos and paros ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 13.10.2018

AGIOS THEODOROS

the church of agios theodoros . just outside potamos , agios theodoros is the patron saint of kythera , his bones are storedv within the church , theodoros was a priest on kythera he was from monivasia .. agios theodoros celebrates on the 12th may ...from the air you can see the byzantine architecture designed of the church.. 

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 07.10.2018

proud Mary keeps on rolling !

the panayia myrtityoiitisa icon is paraded in the church courtyard as part of the 15th august feast day service ..

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 08.10.2018

AGIOS THEODOROS

the patron saint of kyhera agios theodoros which is located just outside the village of potamos celebrates on the 12th may .. xpona polla to all out theodores !

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 08.10.2018

on parade !

the icon of thye panayia is paraded in the coutyard of myrtithia on the 24th september .. the kytherian tis panayia .. may she always bless us all !

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 06.10.2018

agia ellessa

one of the major  most significant places and churches on the island .. our lovely agia ellessa which celebrates on the 1st august would be nice to see more greek / australians  at our saint day services ,im afraid in years to come there will be no church services unless we support them  !.. here she greets another sunset ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 06.10.2018

'' there were bells all around ''

the priest of agios theodoros rings the bells to announce that the church service was about to commence ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 06.10.2018

kerair liaesorn !

the bishop of kythera serifim and a fellow bishop with kytherian priests at this years agia ellessa feast day service on the 1st august with the mayor and vice mayor in the background  ... xpona polla !

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 06.10.2018

'' there were bells all around ''

the priest of agios theodoros rings the bells of the church to signal the service is about to start ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 28.09.2017

the icon at agia ellessa..

the icon of agia ellessa on the day she celebrates .. the 1st august ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 28.09.2017

on the march !

bishops and priests at agia ellessa on the 1st august afetr the service at where agia ellessa was saved by the rocks opening to save hwer from her father ..

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 27.09.2017

oh when the saints come marching in !

bishops, priests  , all were in attendance for this years agia ellessa church services on the 1st august , lovely service ,lovely church with a lovely view , be great if more Greek Australians attended these services as soon they wont be a part of the kytherian culture , they are so moving to go to one .. hope to see you there next summer ..

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 24.09.2017

tis panayias brisbane ..

24thg september the kytherian tis panayias held at saint george church west end brisbane, lots of kytherians attended the service to worship the the virgin mary  followed by a morning tea at the church hall .. xpona polla ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 24.09.2017

' tis panayias brisbane '

24th september tis panayias service at saint george west end brisbane , large amount of kytherians attended to honour our lady of the myrtle.. xpona polla to all 

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 23.09.2017

xpona polla

xpona pola to everyone for tomorrow the 24th september the kythera' tis panayias' may she always bless and look after our little island !

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 03.06.2017

if you are in kythera late august , please read this ....

if you are in kythera late august , please read and try to attend this little church service on either  the evening of the 23rd and morning of the 24th august ... for all the information please  open ..... PHOTOS ,... then open the heading of CHURCHES AND ICONS and scroll down  to  the story with the photo of pailochora  and the heading of........ [ theres nothing as lovely as mary in the morning], this is important to save  some of the islands history and culture .. please attend one of the services .. thank you ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 14.05.2017

AGIOS THEODOROS ... BRISBANE .. 12th MAY ...

president of the kytherian assocation of queensland mr. peter coroneo [left side of icon ] carrying the icon of agios theodoros at the service for the saint of kythera agios theodoros at agia paraskevi greek orthodox church brisbane  .. after the service a morning tea was held at the church with lots of conversation about the  upcoming summer on the island .... .. xpona polla to all ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 11.04.2017

Easter in kythera

special time of the year easter on kythera , its early  spring , the wild flowers are in bloom all over the island , the island is covered in red and yellow, and easter celebrartions are in full swing .. xpona polla to everybody and kali anastasi !! in this photo the icon from mytrithia monastery  is walked to every  village during easter.. 

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 10.04.2017

Agios jannis trifyllianika 1984

Wonderful photo of  John the Baptist celebration at agios jannis church at trifyllianika , this photo was taken after the service in 1984 .. The annual church service is held on August 29 th ...so if you are in kythera late August please come down to the classical village of trifyllianika near potamos on the morning of the 29th or evening of the 28th August , after the morning service a great morning tea is served  under the large tree outside the church with lots of chatting from all who attend ... In this photo there is a young Gika ,from gikas supermarket  ( in the black shirt , dark hair in the back row ) also members of the manea family ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 30.05.2017

THERES NOTHING AS LOVELY AS MARY IN THE MORNING !