Russia (Russian: Россия, Rossija) is the largest country in the world, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, spanning Eastern Europe and northern Asia.
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WELCOME! The Museum of Russian Icons inspires the appreciation and study of Russian culture by collecting and exhibiting one of the world’s largest collections of Russian icons — sacred paintings used for veneration in the Orthodox tradition.
An introductory discussion on the symbolism of colors in icons Byzantines considered that the meaning of art is beauty. They painted icons …
Russian traditions, superstitions and beliefs include superstitions and customs of Russians.Many of them are now inseparable parts of everyday life, or simply common social etiquette, though they often have their origins in superstition.
We Supply all orthodox church goods such as vestments, furniture, candle stands, bells, crucifixes, crosses, banners, wedding crowns, cassock, chandeliers, cross chains, Liturgical fabrics, lecterns, lamps, klobuk, cassock, icons and more.
Orthodox Icons in many styles of iconography. We carry Russian and Greek Orthodox icons, ancient and contemporary, from Mt. Sinai to Mt. Athos, with inscriptions in English, Slavonic, and Greek and many of the most famous iconographers in history such as Theophanes the Cretan and St. Andrei Rublev.
Hand-written Icons of the Theotokos. Hand painted or hand-written Orthodox icons of The Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary.
In recent years in the Orthodox Church, what has been termed by some as a “new” icon has emerged, and become very popular with many people. It is an icon of Christ the Good Shepherd. All one has to do to find proof of this is do a Google image search on the internet for “Good Shepherd icon
We hope you like our selection of fine Orthodox religious Icons and Wood mounted Catholic Artwork. They represent the great heritage of Greek, Russian and Eastern Orthodox Iconography as well as classical Catholic art.