Church of Saint Lazarus has stood for over 1,000 years through lootings, destruction, and fires, thanks to centuries of work and restoration. According to Orthodox beliefs, the church is the resting place of Lazarus of Bethany--a man raised from the dead by Jesus Christ--who was forced to escape from Judea and chose to hide in Cyprus, where he died 30 years later for the second time. See this 31.5 m (103 ft) wide and 14.5 m (48 ft) tall church with three domes, featuring three internal aisles with bulky double pillars. Observe the wood and golden 18th-century iconostasis, which was heavily damaged by fire in 1970. Make Church of Saint Lazarus part of your personalized Larnaca itinerary using our Larnaca trip itinerary planning app .
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Ich erlebte dort eine Hochzeit mit. In diesem Rahmen war es sehr beeindruckend und natürlich authentisch. Ein Besuch lohnt sich. more »I was having a wedding there. In this setting, it was very impressive and, of course, authentic. It's worth a visit.
Bellissima chiesa ortodossa, elegante, con alcune presunte spoglie di san lazzaro. Merita sicuramente una visita more »Beautiful Orthodox Church, elegant, with some alleged remains of St. Lazarus. Definitely worth a visit
Very beautiful and interesting church. You can feel the the power of the religion. The underground tomb is so mystic. There is no entrence fee but you can donate.
Nice place. Well maintained and friendly environment. Religious enriching as well.
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