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  • 12.10.2015 09:39    Rubrics:  Society  
  • Miracle-working icon will be presented at Orthodox fair in Vologda

  • The fair “Russian World: Orthodoxy 2015” will be opened in the exhibition centre “Russky Dom” on October 13 and will last till October 18. Representatives of monasteries and churches, monastery and farming enterprises from different regions of Russia and Orthodox book houses will participate in the event.

    The miracle-working icon of the Virgin “Support of the Humble” will be delivered to Vologda from the Monastery of the Presentation of the Virgin in Kiev. It became widely known after the miraculous appearance: the image of the Virgin appeared on the glass of the icon-case in which the icon was kept.

    In the folklore row of the exhibition, trade shops will present earthenware, wooden, woven and embroidered articles. Besides, visitors will be able to buy natural remedies, mushrooms and berries from Karelia, and monastery honey.

    Residents and guests of Vologda will be also able to join a service. It will be held on the opening day of the fair, on October 13, at noon. Moreover, every visitor will get a copy of the Gospel free of charge within the framework of the action “The Holy Gospel to Each House”.

Maria Suvorova



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