Panagia the Life Giving Spring icon and monastery originates from Baloukli, just west from Constantinople, and the first monastery is built on the location of the garden that was dedicated to the Virgin Mary, some time in the 5th century.
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List of Churches around the world
- http:/www.theotokos-lifegiving-spring.org/ Theotokos of the Life-Giving Spring Russian Orthodox Mission. Bryan, Texas (USA)
List of Monasteries around the world
- Original Monastery in Constantinople
Many monasteries bear the same name to the site in Contantinople:
- http:/www.malf.net/spring.htm Monastery of the Theotokos the Life-Giving Spring. Dunlap, California (USA)
In Orthodox hymnography, the Theotokos is frequently compared to as a Holy Fountain.
- [The Miracle of The Veil] in Constantinople 911 AD.