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Village
Location type: Village
Location address: Greece, Lemnos, Varos
Number of texts: 1
4 stars
Made by Dromos
Made by Dromos | Reference Nikos Nikolaidis, 1999, Churches and chapels of Lemnos. Etairia Archipelaos

In Varos they believed that the saint Aghios Haralambos once saved the village from the plague overrunning Lemnos. The Saint instructed the residents to spin a “one-day thread” and surround the village with it. This happening is still repeated on the Saint’s day, on February 10th.

Linked characteristics: Peculiar
Linked themes: Pilgrimage, Religion
Linked groups: February recommended

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