Resurrection in Vytina

Photos by Michael Varaklas

A photo gallery with pictures from the Greek Orthodox Easter celebrations in the village of Vytina, Greece.

The priest of Saint Tryphon’s church passes the Holy Fire to worshipers, in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
An altar boy holds the Icon of Resurrection outside the St. Tryphon’s church in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
An elderly woman lights the candle of an altar boy, in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
A family passes through the Holy Fire on their balcony in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
Worshipers gathered outside St. Tryphon’s church, in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
People watch the fireworks, in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
Teenage boys hold up flares, in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
A teenage boy lights up a firecracker, in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.
A teenage boy holds up flares, in the village of Vytina, Greece, Saturday, May 1, 2021.