NRDC-GR Staff Visit to Mount ATHOS Monasteries

NATO Rapid Deployable Corps – Greece (NRDC-GR), in the context of its Morale and Welfare activities organized a three days trip (29 Sep-1 Oct 23) to Mount ATHOS, known throughout Orthodox Christianity as “The Holy Mountain”. It is a monumental religious complex of global interest, that is  consisted of twenty monasteries  most of them founded 1000 years ago. The participating Greek and Allied personnel had the opportunity to get familiar with the monastic way of life, to take part in religious events and to explore and understand the unique environment and the nature of this Holy place.