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"The spiritual life has great joys. You fly away and leave this world and don't take anything else into consideration. You become a child and God lives in your heart." | Gheronda Amphilochios; Orthodoxy

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The Sümela Monastery, Turkey. It is a Greek Orthodox monastery, standing at the foot of a steep cliff, in the region of Macka in the Trabzon Province.

One of the spiritual jewels of Orthodox Christianity, the Monastery of Panagia Hozoviotissa in Amorgos, Greece, stands 1100ft high, build virtually on a rock overlooking the southern part of the Aegean Sea.

On the holy peninsula of Mount Athos, monks chant "Christos anesti — Christ is risen" during a midnight vigil. This Easter gathering ends seven weeks of solemn fasting. Monks rise to pray during the quietest hours of the night because that is when they believe the heart is most open.

CHIOS ISLAND |Known by Chios locals as the "Big Taxiarches," the church dedicated to archangels Gabriel and Michael has presided over Mesta's town square since 1868.

Christian Orthodox priests take part in a procession in Bethlehem's Manger Square outside the Church of the Nativity

Orthodox monk feeding a young deer. SO CUTE!

Hagia Sophia most famous building in Istanbul. Built in the 6th century as an orthodox-christian church it's been used a a mosque for ages. In 558 the original dome collapsed and was substituted with the current one, which has so many windows it seems as if it is floating.

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