Christian Orthodox Cross Necklace NATIVITY OF THE MOTHER OF GOD Materials: Sterling Silver (925 grade), 24K Gilding, Blackening Average weight: 10.0 grams Size: 25 x 41 mm (including the bail) Technique: casting, gilding, blackening, handmade. Symbolism and application of the item This is a nice pectoral cross. On the obverse, according to the accepted ...canon, Jesus Christ is depicted. According to the Byzantine tradition, such an icon is called "Pantokrator", which in Russian translation sounds like "Almighty". The Lord blesses with his right hand and holds the Book in his left. This is a symbol of the Book of Life, in which the names of those saved for eternal life are inscribed. Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary - the birth of the Virgin Mary in the family of the righteous Joachim and Anna. The birth of the Most Holy Theotokos - the Mother of Jesus Christ - was not an accidental and ordinary event, since She was assigned an important role in the implementation of the Divine Plan for the salvation of Mankind. This cross can be a nice present for your beloved woman, who is waiting for her child to be born. Why should you buy this item?
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- Though the facts about the earthly life of the Virgin Mary are very scarce, Her birth played the most essential role for all mankind;
- Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary is the 8th (21st) of September;
- The birth of the Virgin Mary is one of the twelve biggest Orthodox church celebrations after Easter.