Hagiography Virgin Mary The Life – Giving Spring
The Life-Giving Spring is a feast day in the Greek Orthodox Church that is associated with a historic church just west of Constantinople in Valoukli, as well as a unique icon of Virgin Mary.
The Life-Giving Spring or Life-Giving Font of the Mother of God is a feast day in the Greek Orthodox Church that is associated with a historic church just west of Constantinople in Valoukli, as well as an icon of Virgin Mary.
The feast day of the Life-Giving Spring is commemorated on Bright Friday of each year (the Friday following Pascha), being the only feast day which may be celebrated during Bright Week, while the commemoration of the Life-Giving Spring Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos is observed on April 4.
The hagiographer, Nectarios Nestos, who is responsible for the artificial aging and the details of the icon, has been taught the art of iconography on Mount Athos!
|Dimensions||20 × 27 cm|