Blessed Basil of Kubensk

The blessed Basil of Kamen lived during the fifteenth century, was a monk at the Savior-Kamen monastery, on an island of Lake Kuben (not far from Vologda). At the shrine of his relics, built afterwards in a church in honor of Saint Basil of Moscow, is a full-length icon of Saint Basil of Kamen, with heavy iron chains and a cap of iron strips.