Vladimir icon of the Mother of God: what military victories of Russians connect with it

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The Vladimir icon of the Mother of God – perhaps, the most esteemed from all icons in the Russian Orthodoxy. Three times in a year of RO Russian Orthodox church notes the related memorable moments of history. This icon – wonder-working and the most ancient in Russia. On a legend, it was written by the apostle Luka, then by someone is copied and brought from Jerusalem at first to Constantinople, and then about 1130 is presented to the Russian prince Mstislav Vladimirovich by the Greek metropolitan Mikhail...

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