Panagia the Life Giving Spring in most Orthodox countries their is an icon with an image that depicts her over a font or spring which is called the Life-Giving Spring. The original icon and the feast are associated to a monastery just west from Constantinople (Balikli?) built on the location of the garden built ...
History of the original icon
List of Icons with this name
List of Churches around the world
- Theotokos of the Life-Giving Spring Russian Orthodox Mission, Bryan (Texas, USA) - (http://www.theotokos-lifegiving-spring.org/)
List of Monasteries around the world
Many other monasteries, especially in Greece, bear the same name to the original Monastery founded in Contantinople:
- Monastery of the Theotokos the Life-Giving Spring, Dunlap (California, USA) - 38526 Dunlap Road (www.malf.net/spring.htm)
In Orthodox hymnography, the Theotokos is frequently compared to as a 'Holy fountain' ...