Iconography - ViaRegiaUkraine
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Icon painting – the art of writing icons, a kind of painting, has a cult purpose. Icon painting is especially characteristic and developed in the Orthodox tradition, as well as in Eastern Christianity in general. Widespread and popular in Ukraine, Russia, Romania, Greece, Serbia, Georgia and other Eastern European and Middle Eastern regions. The icon is a kind of window into the spiritual world, so it has a special language, where each sign is a symbol. The purpose of the icon is to direct all our feelings, mind and all our human nature to its true purpose – on the path of transformation. Ukrainian iconography is characterized by light, light coloring