This is one of the many names given to the Virgin Mother and is the name of an [[icon]] and a [[monastery]].
Panagia Galaktotrofoussa ( Gr. ) she who 'feeds the milk' or the more common 'the Virgin Lactans'.
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List of Galaktotrofoussa monasteries==
[[Image:Lactans_Monas.jpg|thumb|right|Monastery of Panagia Galaktotrofoussa]]
The [[monastery]] of Panagia Galaktotrofoussa is located at the confluence of the Chalikiotikos and Lepenetsiotikos Rivers, tributaries of the Acheloos River, on the road that leads to Kalarites (Thessalia, Greece). This monastery was founded in 1799 and is less known
to the surrounding monasteries of the Meteora region. <!--- ==List of Galaktotrofoussa churches==
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