Church Of Agios Georgios Tis Arperas

The church of Agios Georgios tis Arperas was founded by the Dragoman Konstantinos Christofanis in 1745, outside of Tersefanou village, on the site of the medieval village of Arpera.

A fresco in the church depicts him and his family offering the Church to Agios Georgios (Saint George)to thank him, according to legend, for successfully completing of the Aqueduct. The church has many other frescoes signed by the painter Ioannikios.

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Updated: 16/10/2014


Tags: larnaca; church; cyprus; kiti; orthodox; agios georgios tis arperas; saint george
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