He was Tonsured a Monk and dedicated his life to Prayer and fasting for Our Lord Jesus Christ.

Below are some photos of the house where Saint Nikephoros was born, in Sirikari Crete Chania.

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Saint Nikephoros loved God and he also suffered greatly in his body from Leprosy and other health conditions resulting from this.

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He was Tonsured a Monk and dedicated his life to Prayer and fasting for Our Lord Jesus Christ.