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15.10.2019

Feast of the Protection of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos in New Athos

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On 13-14 October 2019, the feast of the Protection of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos was celebrated in New Athos.
The solemn service was held in the Intercession Church, erected at the very beginning of the construction of the monastery of St. Apostle Simon the Canaanite in the 70s of XIX century.

After the Divine Liturgy, litany (a procession with a church icon of the Protection of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos) and blessing of dishes according to the Abkhazian Christian tradition took place. All pilgrims were invited to a festive meal.