Category:Life of Mary mosaics (Chora Church)
English: The Life of Mary cicle in Chora Church is composed by the following events:
- Rejection of the offerings of Saint Joachim, father of Mary.
- Joachim, childless, goes into the wilderness.
- The Annunciation to Saint Anne, mother of Mary.
- The meeting of Joachim and Anne.
- The birth of the Virgin.
- The Virgin first seven steps.
- The Virgin caressed by her parentes (half of larger mosaic).
- The Virgin blessed (half of larger mosaic).
- The presentation of the Virgin at Temple (large mosaic).
- The Virgin fed by an angel.
- The Virgin receiving education on the Temple (largely missing, only the greek inscription and the upper part visible)
- The Virgin receiving a skein of wool from the Temple.
- Zechariah and the twelve rods.
- The Virgin is entrusted to Joseph.
- Joseph taking the Virgin to his house.
- The Annunciation.
- Joseph taking leave of the Virgin.
This category has the following 11 subcategories, out of 11 total.
- ► Virgin blessed mosaic (Chora Church) (3 F)
Media in category "Life of Mary mosaics (Chora Church)"
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- Istanbul-Saint-Sauveur in Chora-Dormition de Marie-1981.jpg 3,143 × 2,071; 3.42 MB
- Virgin Receiving the Purple and Cochineal (Chora monastery).jpg 600 × 341; 157 KB