- What does this hand gesture mean in Icons?
- The Nativity Icon
- How to Recognize the Holy Apostles in Icons
- Icons of the Mother of God
- The meaning of objects held by Saints in Icons
- Saint George and the Dragon in Iconography
- Why does the Orthodox Cross have three bars?
- Christ's Holy Forefathers - the Old Testament Saints
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Daily Archives: February 17, 2011
Believers have gathered today (Feb 17) at an Orthodox fair in the former imperial capital of Saint Petersburg to venerate a miracle-working icon of Russia’s last Tsar, Nicholas II The Royal-Martyr was shot by the Bolsheviks after the 1917 revolution … Continue reading →