Sacred mountains in Neá Skíti

Athos

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Athos (Graece: Ἅθως, recentius saepe Ἅγιον Ὄρος, 'Mons Sacer') est Res publica monastica Orthodoxa autonoma sub auctoritate civitatis Graeciae. In homonymo digito dextro paeninsulae Chalcidicis in regione administrativa Macedonia Centrali situs est. Terra fere 336 km² comprehendit et 2262 incolarum (monachos) habet, ad hoc variabilem numerum operariorum laicorum. Sermone cottidiano, (Mons) Athos modo totam paeninsulam cum re publica monastica, modo solum ipsum montem in paeninsula meridiana significat, cui altitudo 2033 metrorum est. Caput administrationis est oppidum parvum nomine Caryae.

Index monasteriorum

Monasteria viginti infra enumerantur, praecedentiá digesta, anno vel saeculo constitutionis addito.

Bibliographia

Editiones fontium
  • George Dennis, interpr., "Rule of Athanasios the Athonite for the Lavra Monastery"; "Typikon of Emperor John Tzimiskes"; "Typikon of Athanasios the Athonite for the Lavra Monastery"; "Testament of Athanasios the Athonite for the Lavra Monastery"; "Typikon of Emperor Constantine IX Monomachos" in John Thomas, Angela Constantinides Hero, edd., Byzantine Monastic Foundation Documents (Vasingtoniae: Dumbarton Oaks, 2000. 5 voll. ISBN 9780884022893) vol. 1 pp. 205-293
  • Ph. Meyer, ed., Die Haupturkunden für die Geschichte der Athosklöster. Lipsiae: Hinrichs, 1894 Textus apud archive.org
  • Δημήτριος Σαλπίστης et al., edd., Βασίλι Γκρηγκορόβιτς Μπάρσκι. Τά ταξίδια του στό Ἅγιον Ὄρος 1725-1726 1744-1745 μέ τήν φροντίδα καί τά σχόλια τοῦ ακαδημαϊκοῦ Παύλου Μυλωνᾶ. Thessalonicae: Αγιορειτική Εστία, 2009. ISBN 978-960-983120-8
Generalis
  • Ralph H. Brewster, "Athos: the Holy Mountain" in Geographical Magazine vol. 2 no. 4 (1936) pp. 259-278 Textus Imagines
De bibliothecis
  • Spyridon Lamprus, Catalogue of the Greek Manuscripts on Mount Athos. 2 voll. Cantabrigiae, 1895-1900 Vol. 1 Vol. 2
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16 September 2011
The Holy Mountain is the entire third, eastern peninsula of Halkidiki. It is the only place in Greece that is completely dedicated to prayer and worship of God. A monastic community lives there.
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23 September 2011
Mount Athos the spiritual centre of the Orthodox world and on the development of religious architecture and monumental painting. A World Heritage Monument of Unesco
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