METAL ICON ST. SAVA 19 x 23
Brand: Riznica nacionalnog blaga
Icon of Saint Sava. The metal parts of this icon are gilded with 24-karat gold, which is the finest and purest gilding on the market, and silver plated with 999 fineness silver, which is also the finest and purest silver plating on the market.
You can keep the icon, just like the Slava icon, on the wall. However, since this icon is smaller than usual, it is suitable to stand in any part of the house, leaning on a shelf, at the table or you can even find a place for it in the car.
The icon is modeled on Byzantine icon painting. Byzantine icon paintings are the oldest and most detailed icon paintings in the history of Christianity, which means that this icon contains everything, even the smallest details, which were passed down from generation to generation by icon painters since ancient times.
- The icon of Saint Sava is in the frame
- Dimensions: 19X23
- It contains a certificate of the National Treasure Treasury
- 24 carat gilding of metal parts and silver plating with 999 fine silver
- The icons are not sanctified!
According to Christianity, the icon should be kept on the east wall of the house!
Saint Sava was a Serbian prince, monk, abbot of Studenica monastery, writer, diplomat and the first archbishop of the autocephalous Serbian Orthodox Church. He was born as Rastko Nemanjić, the youngest son of the great prefect Stefan Nemanja, and the brother of Vukan and Stefan Prvovenčani.
By educating future officials of the Orthodox Church, he gained great merit for the development of education and education among Serbs in the Middle Ages. In Serbia and Republika Srpska, the day of his death (January 27 according to the new calendar) is celebrated as the Day of Education.
Sava's cult among the people was strong. After an uprising of the Serbs against the Ottoman Empire, the Turkish commander Sinan Pasha ordered the burning of the relics of Saint Sava in Vračar, probably in 1594. The Church of Saint Sava, the largest Orthodox place of worship among the Serbs.
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