2006 Korennaya Hermitage Photos #46
"The Wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of Our Lady of the Sign"

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The icon is similar to the Novgorod "Znamenie and was found here in 1295. " Icon. It comes to this monastery every summer to return to its roots. The icon is on display on the left side of the Iconostasis wall and is venterated by thousands of Orthodox Christains every summer. There is a procesion from Kursk every summer and over 30,000 will venerate this Holy Icon on this day alone.