Ascension Day, by Marko Rupena and Nemanja Jovanović

Orthodox believers are celebrating Ascension Day. This day is patron saint’s day of Belgrade. Celebrating begins with holy liturgy in the Church of the Ascension served by Patriarch Irinej and than the litany is formed and the procession goes through the city. Belgrade choose the feast of the Ascension of the Lord in memory of the year 1403 when Despot Stefan Lazarevic proclaimed Belgrade a Serbian capital. Belgrade, 24.05.2012.


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