Virgin of Kazan, gold foil icon
with major feats days .
Wall hanging and comes with its stand.
SIZE:12" x 8" , thickness of wood about 1/2"
Made in Ukraine
FEAST DAY ICONS THEIR CELEBRATION DATES ACCORDING TO THE GREGORIAN AND JULIAN CALENDARS) CLOCKWISE FROM THE TOP:
1. Nativity of the Virgin Mary (Sept 8/23)
2. Presentation of the Virgin Mary in the Temple (Nov 21/Dec 4)
by the Archangel Gabriel that Mary would become the Mother of God
4. Presentation of Christ
in the Temple (Feb2/15)
5. Entry into Jerusalem, Palm Sunday one week before Pascha
6. Crucifixion of Christ, Holy or Good Friday
7. Doubting Thomas Sunday, a week after Pascha
8. Dormition (Falling Asleep) of the Mother of God (Aug 15/28)
9. Old Testament Trinity
, the three angels that appeared to Abraham and Sarah prefiguring the Holy Trinity (Fifty Days after Pasha)
10. Feast of the Holy Spirit (Day after Pentecost)
11. Ascension of Christ to Heaven (Forty Days after Pascha)
12. PASCHA - the Resurrection - the Decent Into Hell
13. Transfiguration of Christ with Moses and Elijah before the apostles Peter, James and John on Mount Tabor (Aug 6/19)
14 Baptism of Christ in the Jordon River by St John the Baptist (Jan 6/19)