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Residences of anchoret - Thesprotia Prefecture

The residence of anchoret Aghios Arsenios
In a small cage, located on the southeastern steep slope of the small Erimitis mountain (518m) and not far away from Morfi village (formely known as Morfati) of Margaritiou district in Thesprotia prefecture, stands a church dedicated to Aghios Arsenios. According to an inscription on the right side of its built chancel, this residence was limned in 1872 by the hagiographers Anastasios and Pantoulis who came from Chionades.

The residence of anchoret Osios Nilos
It is located behind the street that leads from Filiates to Tsamanta. On the external side of the wall at the cave entrance there is a fresco depicting an Archangel and there are also other 14th century frescos in its interiors. Someone can pay tributes to the cavernous church at the rock bed.

The residence of anchoret Aghios Arsenios
In Paramithia mountains, on an abrupt location above Velliani village, is the residence of anchoret Aghios Arsenios whose memory the inhabitants celebrate on the 8th of May.

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