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....Mount Athos for centuries has been a place to which the faithful courageously walk one of the paths leading to God. It is a monastic republic, which has officially existed for over 1200 years, with its own laws and its own time, drastically different form the rest of the world. Why is this isolation from the world needed? What do they serve for, these strict limitations to access Mount Athos? Why in the end is it necessary to lead such a different lifestyle? “Is God not everywhere, why is this place necessary?”
Harsh is the struggle here, at the brink, between eternal oblivion and eternal glory. In fact, Mount Athos is not a place, it is a way of living. It is travelling alone, to the promise. From the slavery of “I” in the world, towards the freedom of “To Thee, Oh Lord”… in endlessness...