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Saint Petka's Chapel

Belgrade, Serbia
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"small church"
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"holy water"
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"belgrade fortress"
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"spiritual place"
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"beautiful mosaics"
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"biblical scenes"
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"worth a stop"
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"light candles"
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"quick look"
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"positive energy"
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"take photos"
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"kalemegdan"
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"protector"
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"healing"
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"orthodox"
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Reviewed yesterday

This little chapel is a big surprise. Inside it has the same grand design as large churches but in miniature. If you can't make it to Oplenac to see St. George's Church, the mosaics here are just as exquisite, and with the chapel tucked away...More

Thank Englishprof88
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My favorite of the churches I visited in Belgrade. Although it is 20th century (and the mosaics even more recent than that), it evokes the beauty of old churches. We shared it with believers who, for a small contribution, took bottles of the special spring...More

Thank Jincognito
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Church of Saint Petka is one with the oldest history in Belgrade, dating to the IVX-VX century, when Belgrade was for the first time in possesion of Serbs, Despot Stephan and his mother Milica, who has managed to get remains of one of the most...More

Thank rade-bg
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Belgrade, visit this spiritual place. the interior and exterior of the church is beautiful. this place will calm you down.

Thank Sten A
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

A very peaceful church situated in the Kalemegdan Fortress in Belgrade Serbia. Saint PETKA was a protector of women the sick and the poor it worth going and having a look.

Thank bigfella520
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

For many Orthodox Serbian people this is one of the most important places. It's small and very atmospheric. The seting inside the Kalemegdan fortress is stunning.

Thank avdij
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Well worth a stop by. Open (and open-minded) to non-devout visitors even when a service is on. Has another church within 40m, worth doing both.

Thank max_patrick
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Not old, I understand, but an authentic Orthodox chapel; well worth a visit. A service was being conducted when I was there; a beautiful, small church.

Thank ncj211
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

A small hidden church at the bottom of the fortress, extremely beautiful with beautiful mosaics. Has a natural source of water, a peaceful spiritual place. If you visit The Belgrade fortress, do not miss to visit this church as well as the church above Ružica.

Thank ceca86
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Saint Petka was persecuted and martyred during the 10th century. There are chapels and churches dedicated to her throughout the Balkans. The chapel in Belgrade is modern, completed in 1937, and said to be located on a fresh spring, the waters of which have healing...More

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Response from Benji-bjj | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I am not sure if you can get married there if you are not orthodox. Anyways, you would need (for both you and your husband to be): Birth certificates Baptise certificate A signed paper by the priest from the church... More
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