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Dec 5, 2020
Komboloi Museum & Workshop (Worry bead museum)

Komboloi Museum & Workshop (Worry bead museum)

komboloi-logo-pngIn April 1998, the first Komboloi Museum (Worry bead) – and the only one in the world - was founded in Nafplio by Aris Evangelinos and Rallou Gromitsari. Their personal collection is consisted of thousands of kombolois and praying objects from all over the world - from Hindus, Buddhists, Muslims, Catholics and Greeks – as also from countries where the Greek nation prospered. Thus, they have acquired a unique collection part of which is exhibited in the Museum – approximately 1000 kombolois and praying objects. The exhibited kombolois and praying objects date approximately from 1550 to 1950 and they are made of various materials, such as genuine amber, amber-mastic, amber-faturan, black and red coral, ivory, bone, horn, wood, seeds, flowers, and so on...

DIM.ARG - Byzantine Hagiography

DIM.ARG - Byzantine Hagiography

 

The existence of icons has been witnessed from the beginning of the 4th century AD. The Orthdox religious painting has been established worldwide as a from of art high-quality. Greece plays a leading part in the course of religious painting throughout the centuries as well as in Orthodox religion. As a follower of this tradition, I produce artistic icons with love for this art. Apart from hagiography, you can also find other pieces of art as well as anything else you wish to order.

Kontrabasso - cafe bar

Kontrabasso - cafe bar

You will find us on Arvanitia street, just in front of the steps to Palamidi castle, in a fully renovated place. With extraordinary dishes to go with your beer, wine, drinks or cocktails along with carefully picked sounds of rock, funk and jazz. Open during the day for coffee, fresh juice and food.


Wir befinden uns auf der weg zur Arvanitia, genau vor den Stufen zum Palamidi, in einem völlig renovierten Raum. Mit aussergewöhnlichen Essensausswahlen passend zum Bier, Wein, Drink oder Cocktail und dazu nur das beste von rock, funk und jazz. Offen tagsüber für Cafe, frisch gepresstem Saft und Essen. .

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