Handmade, wood carved cross, depicting Saint Nektarios. A unique handicraft, made of Boxwood by the fathers in the Holy Skete of Saint Dimitrios on Mount Athos.
H: 6 cm.
W: 3.3 cm.
Saint Nektarios or Nektarios of Pentapolis or of Aegina was born in Thraki in 1846. In Aegina island he built a monastery while he contributed to miracles to the residents of the island as a brother and their supporter. He died in 1920 AD and buried in the Holy Trinity in Aegina. Saint Nektarios celebrates on 9 November.