Icon of Saint Simeon of Verkhoturye

A very beautiful icon of Saint Simeon of Verkhoturye from Saint Nicholas Monastery in Verkhoturye, Russia. Painted in 1903, it depicts the Russian Orthodox Righteous Saint Simeon, who is considered the patron saint of the Ural region. Saint Simeon was a nobleman who concealed his origin and led a humble life of a poor man, helping those in need. His holy relics are kept in Saint Nicholas Monastery and are believed to be miracle-working.


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