Handmade, wood carved cross that depicts Saint Seraphim of Sarov. This handicraft, with excellent details, is sculptured on boxwood and is made by the monks at the Holy Scete of Saint Demetrios in Mount Athos.
H: 7.5 cm.
W: 4.5 cm.
Saint Seraphim of Sarov was born in Kursk, Russia in 1759. At a young age he went to the Sarov desert to live an ascetic life. He was ordained a deacon and later a priest. He became known for his spiritual admonitions and miracles. Saint Seraphim of Sarov celebrates on January 2nd.