“Today,” talk about the rules and prohibitions of the feast of the Holy virgin
Edition Today Lifestyle
October 14, celebrating the Intercession of the Holy virgin 2019
The feast of the intercession of the Theotokos 2019 is celebrated by Orthodox Christians on Monday, October 14. “Today” tell you what you can and cannot do in the occasion of the Holy virgin, as well as how to spend the 14th of October.
Watch the video: what miracles a gift of Intercession
Intercession of the Theotokos 2019: what not to do
- On the Cover are prohibited to do heavy and dirty work. That is: clean, wash, iron, to dig, to build, to sew, to knit, to wash and to do other dirty things which require a great expenditure of energy. Moreover, the second name of this holiday – a girl’s day. Therefore, women and girls should devote time to prayer and rest.
- On the Cover it is also customary to make pancakes, and even on this day, the girls were sent matchmakers. It was thought that to refuse the marriage on the Cover – a bad omen.
Icon of the Holy virgin: the meaning and history
- Another traditional prohibition is profanity. You can’t argue with relatives, acquaintances, friends, and even with rough clerk that you tried to earn extra money, because it’s a sin. It is recommended to keep yourself cheerful or peaceful mood, and to let go of all resentment.
- Be lazy and drink alcohol are also not recommended, as well as to cook some great dish. The latter should be done either in advance or to postpone for tomorrow. In addition, it is forbidden to give money in debt or to take them. To deny matchmakers also not allowed.
- In people, the holiday was associated with the end of the field work. In addition, to Cover finished to collect mushrooms in the forest.
Intercession of the Theotokos 2019: how to hold on October 14
- Girls who sincerely wish to get married, you can come into the Church just before the start of the festive divine service, to light a candle at the icon of the Holy virgin and ask her about marriage, and happy family life.
- Couples, of course, can come to the party to the temple to ask for mercy and the intercession of the Mother of God.
The intercession of the blessed virgin Mary: greetings in pictures, postcards and poems
- Of course, on this bright day, the faithful Christian prays to the virgin Mary and asks for her good health, care, support and protection.
- This day is pancakes and to enclose their corners of the house to appease the house, and in the evenings to organize noisy feast.
We will remind, earlier “Today” I wrote about traditions and superstitions in the feast of the blessed virgin Mary 2019.
All the details in a special topic Autumn holidays 2019: seasonal calendar
Read the most important news in the Telegram, and also watch the interesting interview on our YouTube channel.