Saturday, 27 February 2010

The Temple of St. Simeon the Myrrh-flowing - Hram Sv. Simeona Mirotočivog

St. Simeon the Myrrh-flowing (Greek: Elaiovrytis;English: He who flows with the Holy Oil)

Stefan Nemanja (Old Church Slavonic: Стѣфань, Serbian: Стефан Немања, pronounced [ˈstɛfaːn ˈnɛmaɲa] ) (1109– 13 February 1199) was a Medieval Serb nobleman, descended from the Vukanović who was Grand Prince (Serbian: Велики Жупан) of the medieval Serb state of Raška(Рашка) from 1166 to 1199. He established control over the territories of neighboring states, including Zeta/Doclea, and unified them into a single state. He founded the Nemanjić dynasty and became recognized as an Orthodox Christian Saint (Symeon) after numerous alleged miracles following his death.

Wednesday, 10 February 2010

Life imprisonment

The King of Heights - Belgrade Zoo detainee