Images of Bulgarian Saints, Who Became Saint During the Period of Otoman Rule From the Territory of Nowadays Greece Cover Image

Изображения на български светци, просияли през периода на османското владичество от територията на днешна Гърция
Images of Bulgarian Saints, Who Became Saint During the Period of Otoman Rule From the Territory of Nowadays Greece

Author(s): Nedyalka Yamakova
Subject(s): Christian Theology and Religion, Theology and Religion, Eastern Orthodoxy
Published by: Пловдивски университет „Паисий Хилендарски“
Keywords: Bulgarian saints; martyrs; Angel Bitolski; Kirana Solunska; Zlata Maglenska; Nikita Serski; Akakii Serski; Dimo Ribar; Atanas Solunsky; Alexander Solunski; Hristo Gradinar; Trendafil Zagorski
Summary/Abstract: The subject of the present study is the depiction of Bulgarian saints, martyrs, who appeared during the Ottoman rule in the period 17 th – 19 th centuries, from the territory of today's Greece. Such are the saints - martyrs: Angel Bitolski, Kirana Solunska, Zlata Maglenska, Nikita Serski, Akakii Serski, Dimo Ribar, Atanas Solunsky, Alexander Solunski, Hristo Gradinar, Trendafil Zagorski, who are the subject of the study. The aforementioned saints are described in the collections of the lives of Bulgarian saints, but there are no images of them in our temples, except for St. Zlata Maglenska. The lack of images of these saints was the main motive to be made a tour around a number of cities in Greece. To visit orthodox temples and places related to their lives and to take pictures of their images.

  • Page Range: 203-214
  • Page Count: 12
  • Publication Year: 2018
  • Language: Bulgarian