Mileseva monastery

Mileseva monastery Mileseva monastery

Mileseva monastery is one of the most important center of spiritual life of the Serbs, as it contains the relics of Saint Sava.

The founder of the monastery Vladislav Nemanjić, son Stefan who raised the status of the medieval state of Raska into a Kingdom.

In the monastery there is a most magnificent fresco of the White Angel, a masterpiece of medieval painting, which is located in within the frescoes Mironosnice at Christ's tomb. Icon is known for healing properties. Photo of White Angel is the first image that was sent by satellite from Europe to America in the year 1985th.

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