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Μonastery of Giromeri

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  • Address: Μonastery of Giromeri , Thesprotia, Greece
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Μonastery of Giromeri Μonastery of Giromeri

At the Plaisio village Plaisio, the old monastery of Giromeri is located.

The Monastery was founded by Osios Neilos the Erichiotes around 1310 A.D. It functioned as a secret school and hieratic school. The catholicon is a four-columned, cross-in-square church with νault and Byzantine wall-paintings of the 16th century and folklorist ones of the 17th century A.D. The iconostasis dates back to 1824.

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