Icon of St. Nicholas
Made in the silk-screen printing technique Silk-screen printing is a unique technology that allows high-quality replication
images while observing the basic principles of icon painting, i.e. applying mineral (natural) paint in layers on a wooden board covered with gesso (primer).
The process of gilding in silk-screen printing also completely repeats the traditional method with the application of a special composition on the basis, followed by the imposition of the thinnest sheet sweated by hand.
On the reverse side there is a leg and a hole for hanging the icon on the wall.
The icon of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker helps all those who pray for protection and patronage.
It is believed that most of all the saint patronizes travelers, warriors, merchants, bankers, students and, of course, children.
The icon protects the innocently slandered and convicted from an unfair trial, helps those who stumble on the right path.
Nikolai Ugodnik helps to reconcile those who have quarreled, to heal from ailments and addictions to those who are sick, lonely - to find family happiness, give birth and grow up healthy children.
There are two well-known holidays of the icon of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker: summer (spring) and winter.
The day of the icon of spring Nicholas is celebrated on May 22 in a new style. It is dedicated to the transfer of the relics of the saint to Bari.
The day of the icon of St. Nicholas the Winter is celebrated on December 19, on the eve of the New Year and Christmas. This feast is dedicated to the blessed Assumption of the saint.