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Agia Napa Monastery

Protaras / Ayia Napa, Cyprus


Is in the middle of Agia Napa surrounded by a high wall enclosure and is dedicated to ‘Our Lady of the Forests’. The monastery got its name from the ‘Icon of Virgin Mary of Napes’, which means ‘the saint of the woods and thus, she was named ‘Agia Napa’.

h end of the village of Pelendri. It houses the ecclesiastical museum which contains icons and religious objects belonging to the village churches. The present form of church is result of the several additions and alterations carried out throughout various periods

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