Tag: orthodox

  • Easter service

    Orthodox Christians in Serbia mark Easter on May 5th this year. Many believers attend the service, served by Patriarch Irinej, at the Saint Sava temple in Belgrade. Belgrade, 05.05.2013.

  • Epiphany, by Marko Rupena

    Orthodox believers in Serbia celebrate Epiphany. The celebration starts with the morning liturgy and than priests and believers form a procession going to the river where the tournament starts in which competitors are swimming to retrieve a crosse under the water. Today liturgy was held in Ružica church and after that, competitors were swimming in […]

  • Christmas celebration, by Nemanja Jovanović and Marko Rupena

    Orthodox believers in Serbia celebrate Christmas on January 7, according the Julian calendar. The day before, on Christmas eve, they burn dried oak branches, as the Yule log symbol.