Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St Meinrad of Einsiedeln Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com for more information.Feastday: January 21st
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Portrayal and Imagery: Shown as a monk with simple religious gown, cross around his neck and breadbasket at his feet.
Patron saint of the region of Einsiedeln
Meinrad entered the Monastery of Reichenau at the age of five and was ordained priest at the age of twenty five. In 824, he became teacher but decided shortly after to live as a hermit. Meinrad was famous for his austerity. He was murdered by two robbers who he had hosted in his hermitage and had offered them bread.