HOME TheInfoList.com
Providing Lists of Related Topics to Help You Find Great Stuff
[::MainTopicLength::#1500] [::ListTopicLength::#1000] [::ListLength::#15] [::ListAdRepeat::#3]

picture info

Church Of Saint Sava
The CHURCH OF SAINT SAVA (Serbian : Храм светог Саве/Hram svetog Save , literal translation into English: "The Temple of Saint Sava") is a Serbian Orthodox
Serbian Orthodox
church located on the Vračar
Vračar
plateau in Belgrade
Belgrade
. It is one of the largest Orthodox churches in the world and ranks among the largest church buildings in the world . The church is dedicated to Saint Sava
Saint Sava
, the founder of the Serbian Orthodox Church and an important figure in medieval Serbia
Serbia
. It is built on the Vračar
Vračar
plateau, on the location where his remains were burned in 1595 by Ottoman Grand Vizier Sinan Pasha
Sinan Pasha
. From its location, it dominates Belgrade's cityscape , and is perhaps the most monumental building in the city
[...More...]

"Church Of Saint Sava" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Serbian Patriarch Gavrilo V
GAVRILO DOžIć (Serbian Cyrillic : Гаврило Дожић; 17 May 1881 – 7 May 1950), also known as GAVRILO V, was the Metropolitan of Montenegro and the Littoral (1920–1938) and the 41st Serbian Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church , from 1938 to 1950. CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Bishop * 3 Metropolitan * 4 Patriarch * 5 Detention and imprisonment in World War II
World War II
* 6 Last years * 7 References * 8 Sources EARLY LIFEĐORđE DOžIć (Ђорђе Дожић) was born on 17 May 1881 in Vrujci, Kolašin, Lower Morača , Montenegro , near Morača Monastery . His family belonged to the Medenica brotherhood. He finished primary school at the monastery, as a pupil of his paternal uncle, archimandrite Mihailo
[...More...]

"Serbian Patriarch Gavrilo V" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Cornerstone
The CORNERSTONE (or FOUNDATION STONE) concept is derived from the first stone set in the construction of a masonry foundation , important since all other stones will be set in reference to this stone, thus determining the position of the entire structure . Over time a cornerstone became a ceremonial masonry stone, or replica , set in a prominent location on the outside of a building, with an inscription on the stone indicating the construction dates of the building and the names of architect , builder , and other significant individuals. The rite of laying a cornerstone is an important cultural component of eastern architecture and metaphorically in sacred architecture generally. Some cornerstones include time capsules from, or engravings commemorating, the time a particular building was built
[...More...]

"Cornerstone" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Serbian Patriarch
This is a list of the HEADS OF THE SERBIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH, since the establishment of the church as an autocephalous Archbishopric
Archbishopric
in 1219 to today's Patriarchate
Patriarchate
. The list includes all the Archbishops and Patriarchs that led the Serbian Orthodox Church
Serbian Orthodox Church
under the Serbian Archbishopric
Archbishopric
and Serbian Patriarchate
Patriarchate
of Peć
Peć
. Today, the church is unified under a Patriarch
Patriarch
who is officially styled as Archbishop
Archbishop
of Peć, Metropolitan of Belgrade
Belgrade
and Karlovci, and Serbian Patriarch. Patriarch
Patriarch
Irinej acceded to this position on 23 January 2010
[...More...]

"Serbian Patriarch" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Civil Engineer
A CIVIL ENGINEER is a person who practices civil engineering – the application of planning, designing, constructing, maintaining, and operating infrastructures while protecting the public and environmental health, as well as improving existing infrastructures that have been neglected. Civil engineering
Civil engineering
is one of the oldest engineering disciplines because it deals with constructed environment including planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of building structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, pipelines, power plants, and water and sewage systems. The term "civil engineer " was established by John Smeaton
John Smeaton
in 1750 to contrast engineers working on civil projects with the military engineers , who worked on armaments and defenses
[...More...]

"Civil Engineer" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Second World War
Allied victory * Collapse of Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany
* Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires * Dissolution of the League of Nations
League of Nations
* Creation of the United Nations
United Nations
* Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers * Beginning of the Cold War
Cold War
(more... ) PARTICIPANTS ALLIED POWERS AXIS POWERS COMMANDERS AND LEADERS MAIN ALLIED LEADERS * Joseph Stalin
Joseph Stalin
* Franklin D
[...More...]

"Second World War" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

World War I
Allied victory * Central Powers ' victory on the Eastern Front nullified by defeat on the Western Front * Fall of the German , Russian , Ottoman , and Austro-Hungarian empires * Russian Civil War and foundation of Soviet Union
Soviet Union
* Formation of new countries in Europe
Europe
and the Middle East * Transfer of German colonies and regions of the former Ottoman Empire to other powers * Establishment of the League of Nations
League of Nations
. (more..
[...More...]

"World War I" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Mileševa Monastery
MILEšEVA (Serbian Cyrillic : Милешева, pronounced or ) is a Serbian Orthodox monastery located near Prijepolje , in southwest Serbia
Serbia
. It was founded by King Vladislav , in the years between 1234 and 1236. The church has frescoes by the most skillful artists of that time, including one of the most famous in Serbian culture, the "White Angel ", which depicts an angel on Christ's grave. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Architecture * 3 Art * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 Sources * 7 External links HISTORY Monastery
Monastery
tower The White Angel. Realistic fresco of St. Sava , painted during his lifetime. The Mileševa monastery
Mileševa monastery
was founded between 1234 and 1236 by Serbian King Vladislav. The monastery is situated in a valley of the Mileševa river , near Prijepolje
[...More...]

"Mileševa Monastery" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Nikolaj Velimirović
SAINT NIKOLAI VELIMIROVICH OF OHRID AND ŽIčA or NIKOLAJ VELIMIROVIć (Serbian Cyrillic : Николај Велимировић; 4 January 1881 – 18 March 1956) was bishop of the eparchies of Ohrid and Žiča (1920-1956) in the Serbian Orthodox Church , an influential theological writer and a highly gifted orator, known as THE NEW CHRYSOSTOM . His birth name was Nikola. As a young man, he came close to dying of dysentery , and decided that he would dedicate his life to God if he survived. Survive he did, and was tonsured as a monk under the name Nikolaj. He was ordained into the clergy, and quickly became an important leader and spokesperson for the Serbian Orthodox Church, especially in its relations with the West. When the Germans occupied Yugoslavia in World War II , Velimirović was imprisoned and eventually taken to Dachau concentration camp in Germany
[...More...]

"Nikolaj Velimirović" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Danube
The DANUBE or DONAU (/ˈdænjuːb/ DAN-yoob , known by various names in other languages ) is Europe
Europe
's second longest river , after the Volga . It is located in Central and Eastern Europe
Europe
. The Danube
Danube
was once a long-standing frontier of the Roman Empire
Roman Empire
, and today flows through 10 countries, more than any other river in the world
[...More...]

"Danube" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

First Balkan War
OTTOMAN EMPIRE: 50,000 killed 100,000 wounded 115,000 captured 75,000 dead of disease TOTAL: 340,000 DEAD, WOUNDED OR CAPTURED BULGARIA: 8,840 killed 4,926 missing 36,877 wounded 10,995 dead of disease GREECE: 2,373 killed in action or died of wounds 9,295 wounded 1,558 dead of disease or accidents (incl. 2nd Balkan war) SERBIA: 5,000 killed 18,000 wounded 6,698 dead of disease MONTENEGRO: 2,430 killed 6,602 wounded 406 dead of disease TOTAL: AT LEAST C
[...More...]

"First Balkan War" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Axis Powers
The AXIS POWERS (German : Achsenmächte, Japanese : 枢軸国 Sūjikukoku, Italian : Potenze dell'Asse), also known as the AXIS and the ROME–BERLIN–TOKYO AXIS, were the nations that fought in World War II against the Allied forces. The Axis powers
Axis powers
agreed on their opposition to the Allies, but did not completely coordinate their activity. The Axis grew out of the diplomatic efforts of Germany, Italy, and Japan to secure their own specific expansionist interests in the mid-1930s. The first step was the treaty signed by Germany and Italy in October 1936. Benito Mussolini
Benito Mussolini
declared on 1 November that all other European countries would from then on rotate on the Rome– Berlin
Berlin
axis, thus creating the term "Axis". The almost simultaneous second step was the signing in November 1936 of the Anti-Comintern Pact , an anti-communist treaty between Germany and Japan
[...More...]

"Axis Powers" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Invasion Of Yugoslavia
Axis victory * Occupation of Yugoslavia * Partition of Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
between the Axis * Creation of pro-Axis puppet states * Continuation as a guerrilla war BELLIGERENTS AXIS POWERS: * Germany * Italy * Hungary
[...More...]

"Invasion Of Yugoslavia" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Warehouse
A WAREHOUSE is a commercial building for storage of goods . Warehouses are used by manufacturers , importers , exporters , wholesalers , transport businesses, customs , etc. They are usually large plain buildings in industrial areas of cities, towns and villages. They usually have loading docks to load and unload goods from trucks. Sometimes warehouses are designed for the loading and unloading of goods directly from railways , airports , or seaports . They often have cranes and forklifts for moving goods, which are usually placed on ISO standard pallets loaded into pallet racks . Stored goods can include any raw materials, packing materials, spare parts , components, or finished goods associated with agriculture, manufacturing and production. In Indian English a warehouse may be referred to as a godown
[...More...]

"Warehouse" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Yugoslav People's Army
The YUGOSLAV PEOPLE\'S ARMY (YPA), also referred to as the YUGOSLAV NATIONAL ARMY (YNA; Serbian : : Југословенска народна армија (ЈНА) / Jugoslovenska narodna armija (JNA), Croatian : Jugoslavenska narodna armija (JNA); Macedonian : Југословенската народна армија (ЈНА); Slovene : Jugoslovanska ljudska armada (JLA)) or simply by the initialism JNA (Cyrillic : ЈНА), was the military of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia . CONTENTS * 1 Origins * 2 Organization * 3 Industry * 4 Ground forces * 5 Air force * 6 Navy * 7 Doctrine * 8 Dissolution * 9 Peacekeeping operations * 10 Operational experience * 11 See also * 12 Notes * 13 References ORIGINSThe origins of the JNA can be found in the Yugoslav Partisan units of World War II
[...More...]

"Yugoslav People's Army" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo
.