Bracelet with square Christogram IC XC – Five colours
A beautiful bracelet which is available in five different colours: black, blue, pink, red and fuschia. This bracelet bears the Christogram and it’s a special monastic handiwork. It’s an amulet that you can always carry with you.
Bracelet with Christogram
An authentic monastery handiwork this bracelet bears a cross with the Christogram ΙϹ ΧϹ which is a traditional abbreviation of the Greek words for «Jesus Christ». At the cross there is the phrase «IC XC NIKA» which means «Jesus Christ Conquers». The Christogram or the above phrase there are very often written on icons or amulets. Tradition says that the origins of prayer ropes and worry beads began with saint Pahomios. This bracelet is available in five colours.
Handiwork from monks
This bracelet is a new addition at handiworks that are available at Product Exhibition of Mount Athos. At the monasteries the most common occupation of monks are their handiworks. Each one of them takes over a specific task which accompanies them at their monastic living. As they work they pray for themselves and for all the people. These bracelets and all their handiworks are made with care and love by monks with excellent skills. All the incomes from the sales of these handicrafts are used for the maintenance or renovation of their monasteries.