Where to Arrange Icons at Home: Why the East Is So Important?
Traditionally, icons are placed on the east wall of a building. We can see it in Orthodox churches where the iconostasis is made in the eastern part of the church and divides the sanctuary from
A Conversation With Elder Ephraim of Arizona
The following conversation was recorded by monastic spiritual children from Greece of Elder Ephraim of Arizona, formerly of Philotheou, who visited him in May 2014 at the Sacred Monastery of Saint Anthony the Great in Arizona. Elder Ephraim: Look at this photograph of Elder Joseph the Hesychast. I had a great spiritual father. He was fire - fire, a phenomenon of a man. He thought entirely of heavenly things; this is how he lived. Two words he would continuously say to us - patience and…
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Theotokos Praying icon (2)
Orthodox icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Praying" (2). Contemporary icon, made by Nuns in Greece. The name of the store is a watermark. You icon will NOT have it
HAND PAINTED Byzantine Icon Of Virgin Mary Theotokos
HANDMADE BYZANTINE ICON OF OUR LADY THEOTOKOS AND CHILD ON WOOD Handpainted Byzantine Icon of " THEOTOKOS & CHILD " on wood with original GOLD LEAF 22 karat MADE TO ORDER This icon is made to order. From the time of the payment, I need 7 to 20 days to complete the icon, depends from the size. I can make an icon, the size and shape of wood you prefer and do any changes needed to make you feel happier. Let's make your icon together! You can watch the progress any time! You will get: A unique…
ICON PAINTING WORKSHOP J.VEGKOS M.KILLET, HANDMADE BYZANTINE RELIGIOUS PAINTINGS, CHURCH, SAINTS
Our workshop has been working on Byzantine icon painting since 1984. Our handmade icons are made using the traditional Byzantine technique with a background of 23 carat gold sheets and egg based tempera paints.
Icon of the Mother of God Icon “Not Made by Hands” from Lydda
The wonderworking Lydda Icon is mentioned in the service for the Kazan Icon (July 8 & October 22) in the third Ode of the Canon. According to Tradition, the Apostles Peter and John were preaching in Lydda (later called Diospolis) near Jerusalem. There they built a church dedicated to the Most Holy…