“Pokrovska, Pokrovska, cover my head”.
It is believed that on the Intercession prayers and incantations of marriage is possessed by a great power, so the girls try to perform the ritual to get married within a year, reports Rus.Media.
What helps the protection of the blessed virgin
This day early in the morning lonely women dreaming to find your soul mate, take a clean sheet of paper and list in detail on the characteristics of the man of her dreams. At the bottom we need to add “God”, then go to the Church service. There at the icon of the virgin to light a candle Holy. The house consecrated a note to hide in a secluded place.
There is a belief that if early in the morning she will light a candle at the icon of the Holy virgin and saying a prayer, before everyone gets married:
“Cover-cover the earth with snow, and me with hers” or “Cover-Mother, cover the earth with snow, and I was young with a handkerchief”.
Prayers for a quick marriage to Cover
“Oh, blessed virgin Mary, accept this prayer from me, Your unworthy servant, and lead her to the Throne of God Your Son that he will be merciful to our requests. Run to You as our intercessor: hear us praying to You, cover us with Your intercession, and ask God the Son to us all the benefits: spouses of love Yes, the harmony, the children of obedience, patience wronged, grieving complacency, all the same, we the spirit of reason and piety, the spirit of charity and meekness, the spirit of purity and truth.
Keep me from pride and vanity, just give me a hunt to the hard work and bless my work. As the Law of the Lord our God enjoins the people in an honest marriage to live, give me the mother of God to him, not for the gratification of my desire, but for the execution of the purpose of our Holy Father, for He Himself said, it is not good for the man to be alone and created him a wife to help bless them to grow, to multiply and populate the earth.
Holy mother of God, hear the humble prayer from the depths of my heart girl, give me the wife of an honest and pious that we are in love with him and consent glorify You, most merciful God: the Father, the Son and the Holy spirit, now and ever and unto the ages of ages. Amen.”
What to do in the day of the protection of the unmarried:
– Bake something and give to you.
– To feed birds and animals.
– In the morning to braid her hair, and only in the evening unravelling.
– To give charity, while saying to myself for two.
On this day not to wear pants – only dresses or skirts.
In this day to buy flowers and put them in a vase in the center of the table.
– To congratulate on this holiday all couples.
For a married woman that the children were not alone share
You need to take the icon of the Holy virgin and in the morning say a prayer over children.
“Like cover the Cover is covered blessed mother earth from all calamities, and I will proceed to your child. As the mother of God, Queen of the Lord covered the whole earth covers, and I the fruit of the womb of his cover from any misfortune. In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy spirit. Amen.”