- In Eastern Orthodox churches, they have the concept of
Schema Monk. A monk is given schema when he has reached
a state to practise highest and strictest monastic
discipline. They are given a special head-cover.
Interestingly this head cover is very similar to that
Oriental Orthodox Bishops and Monks. Check here at the
bottom of this page:
How do we revive monasticism in the Indian Church?
Marth Mariam Church/St. George Church combined