The Panagia or pyx worn by a bishop, or higher prelate, is often an exquisite piece of jewelry.
The retirement of the hordes at sight of the Panagia on the wall was by Mahommed's order.
Whatever the form, it were not becoming to stand between the Panagia and the enemy.
Even the very timid took heart, and went about thanking God and the Panagia Blachernitissa.
He asked me whether they resembled the pictures of the Panagia, the Holy Virgin, which hang in every church.
At the foot of the steps the singers turned aside to allow the Panagia to go first.