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.



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

Male Monasteries

  1. The Holy Monastery of St. Theodore of Korinth
  2. The Holy Monastery of Hope of the Virgin Mary
  3. The Holy Monastery of St. Elessa of Kythira


See also

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