Hundreds wreaths and candles have been updated today, Monday of Easter (04/29/19), Saint George's Day, local people Mountain climbers, inhabitants of Kastraki, on the rock of Meteora.
Custom has its roots during the Ottoman rule.
The chapel of St. George of Mantilla is located in a cloister in ruins below the rock.
Early in the morning, climbing was done by experienced climbers, the ropes stabilized, and many young men attempted to climb the rock.
Breath-taking visitors and pilgrims watched the custom.
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