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Monastery of Panayia Mirsionitissa


It is situated at a distance of 4Km away from the area of Kalloni. It depends on the Monastery of Leimonas. It is Byzantine, and has been organized by Ayios Iynatios in 1523 dedicated to the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

Inside the Cathedral the visitor can admire valuable portable holy icons of the Byzantine art, an old fretwork iconostasis and significant wall paintings. Here was organized a school for girls during the 16th century, significant contribution into the education of the Lesvians during the difficult years of the Turkish occupation.

 

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