Vidovdan (Saint Vitus Day) ‑ Serbian

Event Name Vidovdan (Saint Vitus Day) - Serbian
Start Date 28th Jun 2017 12:00am
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Description

Vidovdan  ("St. Vitus Day") is a Serbian national and religious holiday, a slava (feast day) celebrated on June 28 (Gregorian Calendar), or June 15 according to the Julian calendar, in use by the Serbian Orthodox Church. Also, the Serbian Church designates it as the memorial day to Saint Prince Lazar and the Serbian holy martyrs who fell during the epic Battle of Kosovo against the Ottoman Empire on June 28, 1389. It is an important part of Serb ethnic and Serbian national identity.

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