Russian Icon of the Mother of God “The Live-Bearing Spring”

Russian icon of the Mother of God “The Live-Bearing Spring” created in the mid-19th century. It depicts the Mother of God with the Child Christ in a bowl that stands in a pond with life-giving water. The pond is surrounded by people suffering from bodily ailments, passions, and mental infirmities. They all drink the life-giving water to receive healings. The Mother of God “The Live-Bearing Spring” is also considered a patroness of all mothers.


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