Monastery Žiča

Monastery ŽičaMonastery Žiča was established by King Stefan Prvovenčani at the beginning of the XIII century ( 1206 – 1217). 

St. Sava participated in the building of the monastery and he is know as the second founder. When the Serbian church ensured the independence of the 1219 year.

Žiča becomes the seat of Serbian arcbishopric. In Žiča, St. Sava crowned his brother Stefan for the first Serbian king…

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