VERY RARE MANUSCRIPTS FROM MT. ATHOS PRESENTED AT EXHIBITION IN ST. PETERSBURG

Pravoslavie.ru - 15/10/16 An exhibition of very rare tenth-eighteenth century notated manuscripts from Holy Mount Athos opened on October 11 at the National Library of Russia in St. Petersburg, reports theAfonit.info website. The exhibition is called “The Monuments of Vocal Music on Mt. Athos and Services to Athonite Saints in Handwritten Collections of the National Library of Russia.” ...

Benefit Concert at the National Library of Romania

December 2015 With the blessing of His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of Romania, the 5th edition of the Benefit Concert entitled “We sing carols by tradition” took place on Monday evening, 14 December 2015, at the National Library of Romania. The charity event, organized by the Orthodox Theological Students Association (OTSA), aimed at providing support for the activities carried out ...

Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Library of the Mother See and the National Library of Armenia

October 2014 On October 6, with the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the third international conference of Armenian libraries was held in Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The theme for the conference was “Preservation of the Past, for the Sake of the Future”. The conference has been jointly ...

Third International Conference of Armenian Libraries held in Mother See

October 2014 From October 6-7, the third international conference of Armenian libraries was held at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The theme for the conference is “Preservation of the Past, for the Sake of the Future. The conference has been jointly organized by the Mother See, the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia, and ...

Personal Library Of Late Patriarch Pavle Being Processed In The National Library Of Serbia

3/6/13 BELGRADE – In the National Library of Serbia expert processing of extremely valuable collection of books from the personal library of late Patriarch Pavle is in progress, reported RTS. Most of the 8,000 books has dedication of the author and publisher to His Holiness and they belong to the Library of the Patriarchate. “The Legacy contains ...

Remembrance day on the bombing of the National Library of Serbia

10/4/13 Many Belgraders with books in their hands gathered on April 6th, 2013 at Kosancicev Venac, when the National Library of Serbia was completely destroyed and burnt in Nazi bombing 72 years ago. Besides Minister of Culture and Information Mr. Bratislav Petkovic, at the site there were His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Hvosno, the head of the ...

National Library marked its day

1/3/13 Serbian Orthodox Church The National Library of Serbia marked the 181th anniversary of its existence with various manifestations. During the central ceremony a traditional award of the Library was presented for the best among the most read books. This year’s laureate is Slobodan Tisma for his novel Bernardi’s room (Bernardijeva soba). Yesterday’s celebration of the Day ...

Protocol on Cooperation of the Serbian Orthodox Church and the National Library of Serbia signed

On 6th September at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade, His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch and Mr. Dejan Ristic, acting director of the National Library of Serbia, signed the Protocol which defines the forms of cooperation between the Serbian Orthodox Church and the National Library of Serbia. Signing the document was attended by Mr. Bratislav Petkovic, ...

Cultural treasure of the Serbs of Dubrovnik at the Archive of Serbia

2/7/2012 The Serbian church municipality in Dubrovnik, Archive of Serbia and the National Library of Serbia mutually prepared an exhibition The Culture of Serbs in Dubrovnik 1790-2010, from the Treasury of the Serbian Orthodox church of Holy Annunciation, which was opened at the Archive of Serbia. The exhibition represents a crown of the multi-year effort ...

The Patriarch of Romania Consecrated the New Seat of the National Library

On 22 April 2012, Sunday of Saint Thomas, His Beatitude Daniel, Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church consecrated the new seat of the National Library of Romania, in 22 Unirii Ave., Bucharest. After the consecration service, the Patriarch of Romania delivered a blessing message entitled The National Library – a means of conserving and communicating ...