The Friends of Mount Athos


Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia

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We appreciate your interest in the Friends of Mount Athos and hope that you find this web site and the services provided by FoMA helpful. We do ask that you respect and observe the following policies.

© Copyright 2019 The Friends of Mount Athos. All rights reserved.

The format and content of is under copyright and may not be copied or used, in whole or in part, without the expressed written consent of the Friends of Mount Athos. Permission to link to from any site is not required, but notification would be appreciated. "The Friends of Mount Athos," "A Pilgrims' Guide to Mount Athos," "The Footpaths of Mount Athos" and all other titles that ocur on this website in the header below the FoMA logo are trademarks of The Friends of Mount Athos.

Disclaimer regarding information provided on this site by The Friends of Mount Athos

This site is intended for informational purposes only in keeping with the purposes and objectives of The Friends of Mount Athos (as defined in the FoMA Constitution). We do our best to make sure the information is accurate and up to date, but the kind of information provided herein can change very quickly. This is especially true of news reportage provided via links on the AthosNews pages, and of information provided by our members and other pilgrims regarding conditions affecting travel and reservations on the Holy Mountain. Accordingly, the materials and information on this site are provided "AS IS" for informational purposes only, and we cannot and do not guarantee that all the information and materials on the site are completely current. Likewise, no representations, warranties or guarantees whatsoever are made as to the accuracy, completeness, adequacy, reliability, of the information or materials provided on the site.

Disclaimer regarding links to other websites

The nature of this website is such that links presented herein to third party sites are highly selective and constantly changing. The Friends of Mount Athos has no control over, nor are we responsible for, any information, policies, or opinions found on these linked sites. While FoMA provides, as a public service, links to sites offering news reportage and other external web sites, opinions expressed therein should not be taken as representing the views of FoMA or its officers and executive board.

Disclaimer regarding translations and repostings of FoMA publications

Material on the Friends of Mount Athos website is under copyright © to the Friends of Mount Athos (the "Friends", FoMA) unless otherwise stated. The Friends will generally grant permission for copyrighted material to be used by others free of charge, provided only that acknowledgement is given. Please note, however, that the Friends canot be responsible for the use made of its material by others, and in referencing or linking to other websites, the Friends assume no responsibility for the contents or material to be found there, even when such material has originated from this site or other publications of the Friends.

Header Image: View of the Holy Mountain from a balcony at Stavronikita Monastery, with elements of the katholikon in the foreground.
Photograph by Robert W. Allison, © 2008.