St. George


Celebrate with Courage and Faith: Discover Authentic Treasures for Your St. George Slava at SerbianShop!


SerbianShop invites you to explore our collection dedicated to the courageous and unwavering Saint George, celebrated in the Serbian Orthodox tradition as St. Georgije. This page delves into his life and significance, offering a variety of authentic religious items to elevate your Slava celebration and connect you with your heritage.

Who is St. George and Why is He Celebrated?

St. George, also known as Saint George the Dragon Slayer, is a revered saint known for his bravery, unwavering faith, and unwavering defense of Christianity. Celebrated on May 6th (April 23rd according to the Julian calendar), he symbolizes courage, overcoming adversity, and the triumph of good over evil.

Traditional customs associated with St. George's Slava include:


  • Lamb sacrifice: In some regions, a lamb is symbolically sacrificed to represent the victory of good over evil.
  • Horse blessings: Horses are blessed in his honor, acknowledging his connection to warriors and protectors.
  • Oak branches: Decorating homes with oak branches symbolizes strength and resilience.
  • Church service: Attending a festive liturgy to offer prayers and receive blessings.
  • Sharing the Slava meal: Gathering family and friends to share blessings and strengthen community bonds.
  • Giving Gifts: Exchanging gifts with loved ones on this day symbolizes spreading joy and fostering community bonds.


Discover the perfect St. George icon:


  • Slava Icons: Choose from stunning hand-painted icons showcasing St. George mounted on horseback, slaying the dragon, or standing triumphantly. These cherished heirlooms become a reminder of his courage and unwavering faith.
  • Triptychs: Adorn your prayer corner with beautiful triptychs featuring St. George alongside other saints or scenes from his life. Deepen your focus and reflection with these intricate pieces.
  • Metal Icons: Opt for the sleek simplicity of metal icons with St. George's image engraved with precision. These durable pieces offer a modern touch while honoring tradition.

Complete your celebration with adornments:



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Browse our collection and discover the perfect pieces to elevate your celebration, honor your faith, and create lasting memories.

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