Kritou Terra has been the birth place of dragomans Hadjigeorgakis Cornesios and Hadjiosif, of Archbishop Damaskinos, of the E.O.K.A. hero Savvas Petrides, of the great poet Tziapouras, and of many other great personalities including well-known scientists and businessmen. 

Also originating from our community are several well-known families such as the following:

As a final point, it is worth mentioning Arkadiou’s observation that never before has a small community managed to spotlight its unique sights and important personalities as Kritou Terra has. 

Savvas Arkadiou, Vice-President of the Kritou Terra Community Council