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Agros
Agros
Agros
Agros
Agros
Agros <ul><li>Agros is almost 1100 metres above sea </li></ul><ul><li>Its population is 800 people </li></ul><ul><li>Is si...
Agros
Agros
Agros
Agros
History of Agros <ul><li>11 th  century </li></ul><ul><li>Agros maybe took its name by monastery of “Megas Agros” </li></u...
History of Agros
History of Agros
History of Agros
Agros call as the village of Roses
Agros the village of Roses <ul><li>In Agros you can find a kind of fragrant roses </li></ul><ul><li>It use to produce the ...
Agros the village of Roses
Agros the village of Roses
Church of “Panagia Eleousa”
Church of “Panagia Eleousa” <ul><li>Builted in 1898 </li></ul><ul><li>Its situated on the place where was before Monastery...
Church of “Timios Prodromos”
Church of “Timios Prodromos” <ul><li>Construct around 1860 </li></ul><ul><li>It is of Basilika type </li></ul><ul><li>It i...
Elementary School
Apeitios high school of Agros
Apeitios high school of Agros <ul><li>Builted in 1944 by donation of Kyriakos Apeitos. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a high scho...
Athletical centre of Glafkos Kliridis
Athletical centre of Glafkos Kliridis <ul><li>Brand new supermodern athletical centre. </li></ul><ul><li>Has facilities fo...
Rodon Hotel <ul><li>Rodon hotel is a  4-star hotel. </li></ul><ul><li>Took it’s name from local fragrant roses. </li></ul>...
Rodon Hotel
Park of “kaoura”
Park of “Kaoura” <ul><li>Took it’s name from fountain of “Kaoura” </li></ul>
Fountain of “Kaoura”
Achilleas Agrou <ul><li>Established in 1956 </li></ul><ul><li>Has football and basketball team which was created in 1988 <...
Rosewater
Sweets
Water of Agros
Agros festival
21th November <ul><li>A festival takes place at the church of “Panagias Eleousas” </li></ul><ul><li>People from the area c...
21th November
Eastern Customs
Easter Tuesday icon carrying
1 st  of April
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Agros, Cyprus

  1. 1. Agros
  2. 2. Agros
  3. 3. Agros
  4. 4. Agros
  5. 5. Agros
  6. 6. Agros <ul><li>Agros is almost 1100 metres above sea </li></ul><ul><li>Its population is 800 people </li></ul><ul><li>Is situated in the Valley of Roses in the heart of Pitsilia </li></ul>
  7. 7. Agros
  8. 8. Agros
  9. 9. Agros
  10. 10. Agros
  11. 11. History of Agros <ul><li>11 th century </li></ul><ul><li>Agros maybe took its name by monastery of “Megas Agros” </li></ul><ul><li>Builted by monks at the period of iconolasts </li></ul>
  12. 12. History of Agros
  13. 13. History of Agros
  14. 14. History of Agros
  15. 15. Agros call as the village of Roses
  16. 16. Agros the village of Roses <ul><li>In Agros you can find a kind of fragrant roses </li></ul><ul><li>It use to produce the rose water </li></ul><ul><li>Agros produce the 90% of rose water at Cyprus </li></ul>
  17. 17. Agros the village of Roses
  18. 18. Agros the village of Roses
  19. 19. Church of “Panagia Eleousa”
  20. 20. Church of “Panagia Eleousa” <ul><li>Builted in 1898 </li></ul><ul><li>Its situated on the place where was before Monastery of ‘Megas Agros </li></ul>
  21. 21. Church of “Timios Prodromos”
  22. 22. Church of “Timios Prodromos” <ul><li>Construct around 1860 </li></ul><ul><li>It is of Basilika type </li></ul><ul><li>It is unique of its kind in Cyprus in virtue of its length </li></ul>
  23. 23. Elementary School
  24. 24. Apeitios high school of Agros
  25. 25. Apeitios high school of Agros <ul><li>Builted in 1944 by donation of Kyriakos Apeitos. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a high school and a lyceum. </li></ul>
  26. 26. Athletical centre of Glafkos Kliridis
  27. 27. Athletical centre of Glafkos Kliridis <ul><li>Brand new supermodern athletical centre. </li></ul><ul><li>Has facilities for about 30 sports. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Rodon Hotel <ul><li>Rodon hotel is a 4-star hotel. </li></ul><ul><li>Took it’s name from local fragrant roses. </li></ul><ul><li>Rodon hotel is a peaceful hotel builted in a traditional way. </li></ul>
  29. 29. Rodon Hotel
  30. 30. Park of “kaoura”
  31. 31. Park of “Kaoura” <ul><li>Took it’s name from fountain of “Kaoura” </li></ul>
  32. 32. Fountain of “Kaoura”
  33. 33. Achilleas Agrou <ul><li>Established in 1956 </li></ul><ul><li>Has football and basketball team which was created in 1988 </li></ul><ul><li>There are academies of basketball </li></ul><ul><li>Biggest success: Basketball team qualified in Final Four cup </li></ul>
  34. 34. Rosewater
  35. 35. Sweets
  36. 36. Water of Agros
  37. 37. Agros festival
  38. 38. 21th November <ul><li>A festival takes place at the church of “Panagias Eleousas” </li></ul><ul><li>People from the area come to honour the Holy mother and receive her grace. </li></ul><ul><li>A visit to the festival gives the opportunity to the visitors to do a religious duty and get a taste of popular / religious customs of exceptional beauty. </li></ul>
  39. 39. 21th November
  40. 40. Eastern Customs
  41. 41. Easter Tuesday icon carrying
  42. 42. 1 st of April

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