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This is one of the many names given to the Virgin Mother and is the name of an [[icon]] and a [[monastery]].
 
This is one of the many names given to the Virgin Mother and is the name of an [[icon]] and a [[monastery]].
  
== What is Galaktotrofoussa ==
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Panagia Galaktotrofoussa (Gr. ) she who 'feeds the milk' or the more common 'the Virgin Lactans'.
The name means 'Virgin Lactans'.
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==List of Galaktotrofoussa monasteries==
 
==List of Galaktotrofoussa monasteries==

Revision as of 02:21, January 23, 2008

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'.


List of Galaktotrofoussa monasteries

Greece

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.