A woman clothed with the sun

Icon of the assumption of the virgin Mary in Kharkov

Icon of the assumption of the virgin Mary in Kharkov

A woman clothed with the sun

Symbol of light and energy
The readings of the day
On the 15th of august

Feast of Mary’s Assumption Into heavens
The Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God

Celebrated in Europe
And the South America’s

Assumption day

Traces of this feast
Go back to the 4th century

According to tradition
The immaculate body of Mary
Was transported into heavens
Reunited with her soul

A woman clothed with the sun
Crushing the head of Satan

References to read

The passing of Mary

Dogma of the Assumption

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