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Greek Orthodox cathedral

Greek Orthodox cathedral Review

The Greek Orthodox cathedral was built in 1789 on the site of a church called Zoodochos Pigis (Life-giving Source). The cathedral was built from the materials of ancient temples: the solid granite pillars are said to be from the ruins of Delos. Amid the gold and the carved wood, there is a vividly colored iconostasis painted by a well-known iconographer of the Cretan school, Dimitrios Valvis, and the Gospel Book is believed to be a gift from Catherine the Great of Russia.

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  • Address: Bourgos, Naxos Town, Naxos 84300
  • Location: Naxos Town
Updated: 05-17-2011

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