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Sts Constantine & Helen

KARFAS (Settlement) CHIOS
In this suburb (Κορακιές) is the Monastery of Agioi Konstantinou and Elenis (Saints Constantine and Helen). It was founded by the holy man Osios Pahomios in 1898 and maintains the strict rules of monasticism to this day. Males are strictly forbidden. It is said that many miracles occurred in this monastery. One may purchase beautiful woven goods, embroideries and icons of the saints, all handmade by the residing nuns.

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