Ljubljana Daily Photo

Thursday, May 04, 2006

Serb Orthodox Church

As you would expect in Slovenia, since it was once a part of Yugoslavia, there is a very large population of persons originating from the other ex-Yugoslav republics, most notably Serbia and Bosnia.
The Bosnian Muslims here as yet have no Mosque to go to, not one in the whole country, because the population of Slovenia has voted against it in the past. Talks still continue though, and it is likely that some time in the future it will exist.
The Serbs who are of the Orthodox denomination do have a church of their own, and this is it in the picture above.
It sits just outside Tivoli Park, and as far as I am aware it is the only one around.
Quite an impressive-looking building, I like it.


At 11:22 am, Blogger Kris said...

interesting post ..I do hope people of different beliefs there get the place of worship , after all they are part of the community .

At 11:24 am, Blogger kostas said...

Hello from Thessaloniki.
Interesting church,I like to take photos of churches and monasteries.

At 12:59 pm, Blogger Rob said...

Nice shot. I think the Muslims need a mosque.

At 2:06 pm, Blogger ljubljana_photo said...

Quite right, the Muslims do definitelz need a mosque. Hopefullz it wont be too long.

At 2:06 pm, Blogger ljubljana_photo said...

oops, had keyboard on the wrong configuration!

At 9:34 pm, Blogger BIERUT daily photo said...

nice ,,
i love the train photo

At 5:47 pm, Blogger Seesaw said...

Beautiful church, and you took very good shot of it.

At 12:53 am, Blogger Sarah said...

Beautiful church, wonderful photo. Thanks for the background information too!


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