The custom of Ai-Gioris [Αϊ-Γιώρης – Saint George]

The custom of Ai-Gioris [Αϊ–Γιώρης] takes place on the feast day of Saint George in Nestani in Arcadia. Very early in the morning, the participants, both men and women, called Ai Giorites [Αϊ–Γιωρήτες], climb to the top of the rock of Goulas [Γουλάς], which towers above the village. Most of them are dressed in the […]