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Thera,

Greece: see ThíraThíra
or Thera
, volcanic island (1991 pop. 9,360), c.30 sq mi (80 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea. One of the Cyclades, Thíra is also known as Santorini, for St. Irene, the protector of the island. It is a tourism center noted for its wine.
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Thera

a Greek island in the Aegean Sea, in the Cyclades: site of a Minoan settlement and of the volcano that ended Minoan civilization on Crete. Pop.: 13 402 (2001)
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Apart from the main perahara, two more peraharas will reach the peak through Hatton - Nallathanniya road and through Sri Palabaddala road.The Thera requested the devotees to pay attention to protect the environment.
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