The summer holiday of St. Nicholas – may 22. Holy pray when sick at heart, and he is asked for help, prosperity, well-being in the way.
During the life of the Saint worked many miracles. Thanks to his prayers, Myra was rescued from starvation. Appeared in a dream to the Italian merchant and leaving him in the pledge of three gold coins, which he. waking up in the morning, found in his hand, asked him to come to the Worlds and sell rye.
More than once saved the Saint drowning in the sea, deduced from captivity and captivity. Appeared in a dream to Saint equal-to-apostles Constantine, Nicholas urged him to let go unjustly condemned to death the generals who, while in prison, he prayed to the Savior. It helps and now, will certainly need him to pray and ask for help.
Before asking something from St. Nicholas, read the prayer.
PRAYER TO ST. NICHOLAS
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Italy is beautiful in any season and in any weather, but autumn in Italy has its own unique characteristics: first, the summer heat subsides, and secondly the autumn season is full of various holidays and festivals. So, dear readers, if You are planning to visit Italy in the autumn, You are sure to get any holiday:
6-7 September, Florence the feast of lanterns through the streets of the city is a colorful procession with candles wrapped in paper lanterns.
In September for 11 days Naples-scent of freshly baked pizza, because at this time is the traditional feast of Pizzafest. It attracts the best pizza makers from around the world and compete in pizza making, conduct master classes. But the main event for the connoisseur of pizza is, of course, tasting. To get to the festival ground for tasting, you must buy an entrance ticket (9 euros) – and the whole day you can enjoy a variety of size, shape, taste pizza.
Music lovers will be interested in a traditional contest song lyric of Piedigrotta, which takes place in Naples on 7 September.
On the last Friday of September in Montepulciano (Tuscany) begins crafts festival, which attracts professionals from various cases: blacksmiths, carpenters, potters, jewelers, etc. During Continue reading
Spain is one of the most popular European countries among Russian tourists. This country boasts a mild climate, rich culture and resilient people. As in other countries, in Spain there are national holidays which are celebrated only in this country, or even in a particular city. Today I will talk about two of the most unusual, in my opinion, holidays Spain. This Fallas and La Tomatina.
Fallas is a celebration of spring in Valencia, which lasts from the beginning of March, and culminating in the night from 19 to 20 March. Naturally, the offensive is celebrated not only in Valencia, but also in Spain and even around the world. However, Fallas has a unique flavor that makes hundreds of thousands of people to flock to Valencia in mid-March. No wonder these days the city’s population is growing at two to three times .
Fallas something like Russian Shrovetide, because as the Russians, the Spaniards in the night from 19 to 20 March burn a huge doll. And Fallas begins on the first day of the first month of spring parade of pyrotechnics. Professional pyrotechnics several days in a row competing for the most spectacular Continue reading