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Mother of God of the Sign
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The [[icon]] of the '''Mother of God "Of the Sign"'''
and is also known by various names, including ''Abalatskaya, Abalakskaya, and Abalat''. The icon
a central panel with an icon of
Mother of God in an ''orans'' pose (
prayerfully uplifted hands
, and the Divine Infant
, usually surrounded by
which represents the uncreated light and glory of God; in the left border is the figure of St. [[Nicholas of Myra]] and in the right border is St. [[Mary of Egypt]]
is commemorated by the church [[November 27]].
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