Healers in Nikitin day reading conspiracies on unfaithful husbands. 13 Feb successfully managed to break the link of a mistress and a cheating husband. Also this day is used to pray to Saint Nikita, to protect themselves and their homes from fire.
Folk festival “Nikita-firefighter” is on 13 February (old style – January 31).
On this day the Orthodox Church reveres memory of St. Nikita the Kiev caves, Bishop of Novgorod, recluse. It is regarded as the patron Saint of fire, protector against fire, lightning and sun. Other names of the holiday: “the Day Nikita Novgorodsky”, “Nikita Skate”, “Keeper of the lightning”, “Basil Warm”.
In his youth, Nikita was the monk of the Kiev-Pechersk monastery. Soon he decided to become a hermit. While in seclusion, the young monk was tempted of the devil: it became better to know other books of the old Testament, but even about the gospel and didn’t want to hear. Realizing what happened to a young monk, older brothers through prayer was able to rid him of the demon. The future life of Nikita held in strict fasting, prayer, and desire for humility and meekness. Later he was made Bishop of Novgorod. For the sanctity of life God gave him a miraculous gift.
In Russia this day prayed Nikita to protect themselves and their homes from fire. It was believed that at the time this Holy could their prayers to extinguish the fire and prevent drought. Also prayed to the Saint for deliverance from evil spirits who especially loved to sit on the skate hut.
The roofs of the houses are always decorated horse – the symbol of the sun, a strong economy and the power of kind, his desire to heavenly pastures and streets of glory. This horse was protecting the house from harm, fires and lightning.
Especially people feared that evil spirits will ride the ridge and the house is shaken, and “the porch will come the thin wind.” So Nikita farmers carefully watched their housing.
13 Feb was considered a dangerous day, magically strong. If it coincides with Friday – was doubly dangerous.
The day was full of contradictions and contributed to quarrels between people.
It was necessary to remember that shouting and insults their problems can not be solved. This day was given the most severe damage, so in the evening it is desirable not to leave the house. Healers in Nikitin day reading conspiracies on unfaithful husbands.
13 Feb successfully managed to break the link of a mistress and a cheating husband.