Celebration of the Sunday of Orthodoxy in Hong Kong

On Sunday, March 4, 2012, Sunday of Orthodoxy, His Eminence Metropolitan Nektarios celebrated the Divine Liturgy and the procession of the Holy Icons at the Orthodox Cathedral of Saint Luke in Hong Kong. Metropolitan Nektarios in his sermon referred to the meaning of the celebration of the Triumph of  Orthodoxy. The real triumph and victory […]

The Chancellor of OMHKSEA was elected as Metropolitan of Singapore

The Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and Southeast Asia with great joy announces that on November 3,2011 the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate elected the Rev.Archimandrite fr.Konstantinos Tsilis, Chancellor of OMHKSEA, as Metropolitan of Singapore! The Episcopal ordination of the new Bishop will be held on November 21st at Panagia of Pera […]

YU LAN (HUNGRY GHOST) FESTIVAL IN HONG KONG

The seventh moon in the lunar calendar is when restless spirits are said to roam the earth, and when the believers make efforts to appease the ghosts and ancestors – particularly during the Hungry Ghost Festival itself. In some areas of Hong Kong, visitors can see small roadside fires, where believers burn fake money and […]

YOUNG NO LONGER IN MOOD FOR TRADITION

The cheongsam is one of China’s great contributions to world fashion. Local chain Shanghai Tang and star designer Vivienne Tam have long championed the classy dress, having westernised it for a more cosmopolitan market.  Directors Ang Lee and Wong Kar-wai have shown on the silver screen what beauty, when worn by the right actress, the […]

METROPOLITAN EPIPHANIOS OF BRYOULA PASSED AWAY

Epiphanios Perialas, Most Rev. Metropolitan of Bryoula, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2011. Metropolitan Epiphanios was a strong supporter of the Orthodox Metropolitanate of Hong Kong and Southeast Asia and many times in the past he had visited Southeast Asia. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at […]