The lightning of the censers is a symbolic act that shows love and faith to Our Lord. Incense has the ability to create a feeling of devoutness and a peaceful atmosphere. Censers symbolize the abdomen of Virgin Mary, in which Jesus Christ existed as an infant. In this category you will find bronze censers for the home, in a wide variety of designs, with strong construction that withstand time and use. Carved censers, nickel-plated, gold-plated or colored are available in our collection.
The ecclesiastical censer is one of the Holy Items of the Holy Chansel. The orthodox priest uses the censer to cense the Offertory, the faithful and the icons of the Saints. The censer is hanged from four chains, which symbolize the four Evangelists. These chains have twelve bells, each one for every Apostle. In this category, you will find a wide variety of ecclesiastical censers in bronze, gold-plated or nickel-plated, with engraved decoration and enamel.
The lighting of the vigil lamp has a special meaning on the lives of faithful Christians. The flame burning on the vigil lamp reminds us that our faith is light. The lighting of the vigil lamp is respect and honor to Jesus Christ and the Saints. At the same time, it is also a respect for the memory of our beloved people who are no longer near us.
In this category, you will find wooden boxes with engraved decoration and bronze elements. In addition, you will find mother-of-pearl boxes, as well as reliquaries with richly incised decoration and a cross.
In this category, you will find metal candlesticks and thimbles, in simple or more elaborate designs. The candlesticks have a durable construction and are available in silver or gold color.
The priests in Orthodox Church use the Holy Chalice to place the Offertory, that is the body and the blood of Jesus Christ. Chalice symbolizes the cup that Jesus Christ used in the Last Supper. During the Holy Liturgy, the priest mixes wine with a little bit of water, in order to bless and transmute it into the blood of Jesus Christ. The wine and the water symbolize the blood and the water that ran from the body of Our Lord while He was on the Cross of Calvary. In our collection you can find gold-plated or nickel-plated Holy Glass, Disk, Asterisk, Spear and Tweezers.
Maktro is called the red fabric that is used in the Holy Communion and protects from any fall of the Holy Communion on the floor. The orthodox priest holds the red fabric in the base of the Chalice, so the faithful can wipe their mouth after they have received the Holy Communion. In our collection we have maktra in absorbent cotton fabric, with various embroidered designs, such as the Cross, the Vine or the Christogram.
In Orthodoxy, koliva is one of the oldest traditions and they have special symbolism for our faith. The faithful bring koliva to the Church at the Memorials and at All Soul’s Day and symbolize the Resurrection of the humans and the Lord. In this category, you will find a wide variety of wooden seals for koliva with Christian designs, such as IC XC NIKA, and Saints of our Church.
The covers of the Holy Grail and the trail (Chalice) symbolize the nappies of Jesus Christ, with which they wrapped Him after the Nativity. At the same time, they symbolize the shroud, with which they wrapped the Lord after the Crucifixion. For this reason, the covers of the Holy Grail have the shape of a cross, since the whole plan of the Divine Economy is based on the Cross (Crucifixion) and the Resurrection. In our collection, you can find Holy Grail covers, embroidered in high quality satin fabric, with many details and rich Byzantine decoration.
The Epigonation or Palitza is one of the vestments of the priests and the elders, who have an honorary title. It has a diamond shape and is hanged next to the priest's right knee. In our collection, you can find Epigonation or palitza, gold-knitted with rich, detailed designs and three tassels, in high-quality fabric.
In this category, you can find ribbons for the decoration of the Church, as well as bookmarks for the Gospel and other liturgical books, in satin or velvet fabric of high-quality. The ribbons that we have in our collection are adorned with impressive gold thread embroidery and are used to decorate the candlesticks and the temple. The bookmarks are available in a variety of colors and decorated with embroidered Byzantine designs.
The Orthodox monastic Great and Angelic schema is used by the great monks and nuns and symbolizes their second baptism. In the center, as a pedestal, is embroidered with red thread the Cross of Calvary, while on the side are the spear and the sponge, symbols of the Passion of the Lord. On the perimeter, there are embroidered Greek red letters with symbolism. In this category, you can find the Angelic schema in three sizes, large, medium and small. In addition, you will find large knitted “polistavrio” and smaller “polistavrio” cross for the neck.
The cleansing lotion is a handmade athonite product based on myrrh and essential oils. It is used to clean and polish icons and sacred vessels, offering a distinct fragrance.