Canonical visit of the Serbian Bishop Kiril to Province of Chaco

Canonical visit of the Serbian Bishop Kiril to Province of Chaco
Canonical visit of the Serbian Bishop Kiril to Province of Chaco
Canonical visit of the Serbian Bishop Kiril to Province of Chaco
Canonical visit of the Serbian Bishop Kiril to Province of Chaco

His Grace Bishop Kiril of Buenos Aires and South America visited Orthodox believers on the Northeast of the Republic of Argentina.

Bishop Kiril was welcomed by archpriest Branko Stanisic at the airport in the city of Resistencia in the evening hours of 13 December 2018. whereupon a welcome dinner at the home of Mrs. Andjelina Radis was given. On the next day the Bishop visited construction works of the church of the Holy Trinity in the capital of the province of Chaco.

Patron Saint-day of Saint Nicholas church in Zemun

Patron Saint-day of Saint Nicholas church in Zemun
Patron Saint-day of Saint Nicholas church in Zemun
Patron Saint-day of Saint Nicholas church in Zemun
Patron Saint-day of Saint Nicholas church in Zemun

On the occasion of the Patron Saint-day of the church, His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, officiated the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in Saint Nicholas church in Zemun on 19 December 2018.

The Patriarch was concelebrated by protopresbyter-staurophors Dragomir Sando and Milorad Niskic, protonamesnik Drasko Tepavac, presbyter Vladimir Prasic, protodeacon Stevan Rapajic and deacons Dragan Tanasijevic and Ivo Faranov.

Saint Nicholas celebrated in Tvrdos Monastery

Saint Nicholas celebrated in Tvrdos Monastery
Saint Nicholas celebrated in Tvrdos Monastery
Saint Nicholas celebrated in Tvrdos Monastery
Saint Nicholas celebrated in Tvrdos Monastery

On the feast day of Saint Nicholas, the Holy Hierarchal Liturgy was served by His Grace Bishop Dimitrije of Zahumlje-Herzegovina with the concelebration of priests and monks from many dioceses at the Tvrdos Monastery.

After the Holy Gospel Reading, Bishop Atanasije held a sermon. After the blessing of slava cake and wheat Bishop Dimitrije greeted all the present and congratulated slava to Bishop Atanasije and all who celebrate it.

Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Indonesia

Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Indonesia
Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Indonesia
Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Indonesia
Serbian Patriarch receives Ambassador of Indonesia

His Holiness Irinej, the Serbian Patriarch, received His Excellency Harry Richard James Kandou, the Ambassador of Indonesia to the Republic of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 17 December 2018.

Intangible Cultural Heritage: Singing to Accompaniment of Gusla

Intangible Cultural Heritage: Singing to Accompaniment of Gusla
Intangible Cultural Heritage: Singing to Accompaniment of Gusla
Intangible Cultural Heritage: Singing to Accompaniment of Gusla
Intangible Cultural Heritage: Singing to Accompaniment of Gusla

As stated in the official UNESCO’s report, Singing to the Accompaniment of the Gusle was inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2018.

During the thirteenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage that took place at Port Louis, Republic of Mauritius, from Monday 26 November to Saturday 1 December 2018 at the Swami Vivekananda International Convention Centre (SVICC), it was decided that Singing to the Accompaniment of the Gusle will enter UNESCO’s List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Over the six days, the twenty-four States Members of the Committee, elected by the General Assembly of the 2003 Convention, have discussed a number of issues that are important for the safeguarding of living heritage around the world. On this occasion, the agenda of the meeting included the issue “Inscriptions on the Lists”, which led to the expansion of the List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.