For 2012 years, the star that shone over the humble crib of Bethlehem led the wise men of the East, the Magi to the newborn Jesus and the salvation.
Since then, the Bethlehem’s star makes the humanity hope for a better world, peaceful and fair.
The story of the Magi, as we learned it in our childhood and according to the Christian tradition, begins many years before the birth of Christ, when a Persian prophet called Balaam, prophesied that “a star will rise and the Savior will be born”. The prophecy was passed on from generation to generation, …

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… From the hands of the conquerors, as the tradition says, the “Holy Gifts” was saved by Maro, the Christian wife of Sultan Murat II (1421-1451) and stepmother of Muhammad II. Maro transferred them to the Holy Monastery of St. Paul of the Holy Mountain Athos in Greece, where they remain till today and miraculously and continuously emit a fragrance…

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About the Mount Athos

The Mount Athos, or Aghion Oros, is not a common place to visit for a vacation, especially for women, since they are banned under a prohibition, in order to make the life of celibacy easier for the monks and hermits, who living in the most eastern peninsula of Halkidiki. It is a silence place dedicated to meditation, prayer, study and inner peace…

… Once the Bishop Nikolaj Velimirović wrote about Athos:

   “The kingdom without a crown, the State without an army, the Wisdom without school, the Cuisine without meat, the Wealthy without money, …”.

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