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Agios Georgios Church in Kalamas

The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
In the village of Kalamas is the Byzantine church of Agios Georgios. The church has cruciform architecture and two narthexes in front of the church, at right angles to the main axis. It has a high dome in the centre of the cross and blind arches at the sides of the church. The narthex makes it resemble a three-aisled church. On the outside the church has blind arches and brick decorations. There is also an old grave inside and some frescoes remain.

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The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
A fresco in Agios Georgios Church, Kalamas
A fresco in Agios Georgios Church, Kalamas
The martyrdom fresco of  Agios Georgios in Kalamas
The martyrdom fresco of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
The tomb of Agios Georgios Church in Kalamas
The tomb of Agios Georgios Church in Kalamas
The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
The Byzantine church of Agios Georgios in Kalamas
 
Visit the area of the sight: Kalamas