Holiness is pure interpersonal communion. The passions and egotism are shed through this process of deification. This is the only real way to achieve communion beyond the borders of nationalities and languages.
The photograph was taken at Vatopaidi – Easter 2014. In the foreground are (left to right): Maurice from Nigeria, Michel from France, Dionysios from Russia and Pavel and Nicolae from Romania in their national costumes. Around are other pilgrims from the United States of America, Australia, Brazil, England, Moldova, Cyprus, Greece, Russia, Germany, Lebanon, Finland and other countries.