The Kandylakia of Northern Lesvos: A Picture Album

Photos by Mary Papoutsy
To read about these roadside shrines, click here

(Posted August 2005)

To read more about the kandylakia of Greece, read the HCS article, "Kandylakia of Greece: Roadside Shrines to Lives Saved and Lost" ( To read more about Greece, see especially the Travel in Greece and History, Byzantine and Modern Greek sections of HCS's extensive, permanent archives at

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