Events (Concerts, Exhibitions)

Luxembourg: Exhibition of the works of students of the Academy of the Serbian Orthodox Church

Bishop Luka of Western Europe and Jean-Claude Larchet opened the exhibition of works of the students of the Academy of Arts of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Luxembourg.

With the blessing of Bishop Luka of Western Europe, an exhibition of the works of the students of the Academy for Arts and Conservation in Belgrade, copies of  earlier Christian artifacts, was opened in the Center Convict in Luxembourg on 9 June 2013.

The Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church opened

The Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church opened
The Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church opened
The Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church opened
The Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church opened

New permanent exhibition of the Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church opened to public

The Museum of the Serbian Orthodox Church was solemnly opened on Friday, 31 May 2013 during the meeting of the Holy Assembly of Bishops.

Among attendees there were President of the Republic of Serbia Mr. Tomislav Nikolic, Minister of Culture Mr. Bratislav Petkovic, all bishops, priests, representatives of other Christian confessions and religions, some  ambassadors of foreign countries and eminent people from public and cultural institutions.

The Fourth Paschal Concert in Belgrade

The Fourth Paschal Concert in Belgrade
The Fourth Paschal Concert in Belgrade
The Fourth Paschal Concert in Belgrade
The Fourth Paschal Concert in Belgrade

With the blessings of His Holiness Irinej, the Fourth Paschal Concert was held at the House of Russian Culture in Belgrade on 23 May 2013.

Their Graces Bishops Milutin of Valjevo, Joanikije of Budimlje-Niksic and Irinej of Australia-New Zealand also attended the concert.

Verdi’s “Aida” under starry sky in Viminacium

Opera spectacle in open, the masterpiece of the famous Italian Giuseppe Verdi’s “Aida” was performed in the evening on 21 May 2013  in Viminacium under the starry sky in a restored Roman amphitheater in attendance of 2200 visitors.

The musical and theatrical spectacle, as a part of the state program of marking 17 centuries of the Edict of Milan, was solemnly opened by Ambassador of Italy in Serbia Armando Varricchio as the host of the evening. The Embassy of Italy donated the performance of “Aida” at Viminacium to the state project of marking the Edit of Milan. Mr. Varricchio welcomed President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic, officials and diplomats, and thanked for the opportunity that his country participated in the celebration of the Edict of Milan.

Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the opening of the Historical Museum of Serbia

Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the  opening of the Historical Museum of Serbia
Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the  opening of the Historical Museum of Serbia
Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the  opening of the Historical Museum of Serbia
Serbian Patriarch Irinej at the  opening of the Historical Museum of Serbia

His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch attended on 12 April 2013  the solemn opening of the restored Museum of History of Serbia, in which the exhibition “The Karadjordjevics and the Obrenovics in the collections of Historical Museum of Serbia”  was set up. The restored space of the Historical Museum of Serbia was opened by President of Serbia Mr. Tomislav Nikolic, who presented to this significant national institution the Order of Sretenje of the Third Degree for special merits in the field of cultural activities, and on the occasion of 50 years of existence and the successful work.

Pan-Orthodox Festival of Choirs in Munich

Pan-Orthodox Festival of Choirs on Sunday of Orthodoxy, was held for the ninth time in Munich – 9. Panorthodoxes Chortreffen zum Sonntag der Orthodoxie, representing a spiritual column of the homogenous communion of many Orthodox churches in Munich – Serbian, Russian, Greek, Bulgarian, Romanian, as well as Non-Chalcedonian Churches – the Coptic and the Armenian Apostolic ones.