Entry of the Mother of God into the Temple and Nativity of the Mother of God Orthodox Icon
This icon is Russian in origin and depicts two of the twelve great feast of the Orthodox church, both of which center around the Mother of God.
Today is the preview of the good will of God, Of the preaching of the salvation of mankind. The Virgin appears in the temple of God, In anticipation proclaiming Christ to all. Let us rejoice and sing to her: Rejoice, O Divine Fulfillment of the Creator's dispensation.