Metropolis of Kythira

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The Holy Metropolis of Kythira and Antikythera (Gr:Κύθηρα, Cythera, Kythera) is under the jurisdiction of the Church of Greece.

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Metropolitan

Diocese

Panagia Myrtidiotissa

For more information, see main article: Panagia Myrtidiotissa

The Holy icon of Panagia Myrtidiotissa (The Virgin of the Myrtle Tree) was found by a sheperd in c. 1160. A monastery has been founded in that exact location and the icon and monastery celebrate August 15.

Local Saints

Churches, Monasteries and Chapels

Ανδρικές μονές: 1) Οσίου Θεοδώρου (τηλ. 27360-33673). 2) Αγίας Μόνης Ελπίδος της Παναγίας(τηλ. 27360-33251). 3) Αγ. Ελέσσης.

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