In cooperation with TIF Helexpo, Mount Athos Products Exhibition participated in the important tribute of TIF to Orthodox Tradition, entitled “Orthodox Art” which attracted the interest of numerous visitors.
In booth 3 of TIF Helexpo, the Ecclesiastical Museum of the Holy Metropolis of Thessaloniki hosted Mount Athos Products Exhibition.
The exhibits of the Ecclesiastical Museum were transferred from the Metropolitan palace in the venue of a specially designed chapel in natural size inside the booth.
Mount Athos Products Exhibition projects the Orthodox Art!
Icons, ecclesiastical utensils, crosses and many other exhibits of the Ecclesiastical Museum were transferred to TIF. Handmade byzantine icons crafted by hagiographer Monks in the Holy Monasteries of Mount Athos, works of byzantine art that have been crafted by contemporary hagiographers, graduates of the Athonite Ecclesiastical Academy, food commodities which were produced on the Garden of Virgin Mary, monastic therapies, handiworks and many more authentic Mount Athos Products were presented via Mount Athos Products Exhibitrion which was called to contribute in its turn to the complete presentation of the thematic unit “Orthodox Art”.
Mount Athos Heritage becomes familiar to visitors thanks to Mount Athos Products Exhibition!
Interesting parallel actions like speeches of Mount Athos Monks and well known hagiographers who studied at Athonite Ecclesiastical Academy were hosted by Mount Athos Products Exhibition in order for the visitors to become acquainted with the Athonite lifestyle.
The special tribute “Orthodox Art” with the participation of Mount Athos Products Exhibition brought thousands of visitors close to Athonite Heritage and Mount Athos Lifestyle.
Metropolitan Anthimos of Thessaloniki visits Mount Athos Products Exhibition!
Among the visitors of booth 3, Metropolitan Anthimos of Thessaloniki was guided to the venue which hosted Orthodox Art and was really impressed by the work that was presented by Mount Athos Products Exhibition.
Mount Athos Products Exhibition supports the work of the Greek Orthodox Monks in any way possible. Through various exhibitions, speeches of Monks and via the reselling of products where important part of the renevues is used for the economic support of the Holy Monasteries!