Materializing Authority: The Church of Saint Sava in Belgrade and Its Architectural Significance

@article{Milanovi2012MaterializingAT,
  title={Materializing Authority: The Church of Saint Sava in Belgrade and Its Architectural Significance},
  author={Ljubomir Milanovi{\'c}},
  journal={Serbian Studies: Journal of the North American Society for Serbian Studies},
  year={2012},
  volume={24},
  pages={63 - 81}
}
  • Ljubomir Milanović
  • Published 2012
  • Sociology
  • Serbian Studies: Journal of the North American Society for Serbian Studies
When Sinan-Pasha burned the mortal remains of Saint Sava and scattered the ashes around, he was certainly aware of the power of mortal strength which is invariably feared and finally succumbed to by a physical one. What he failed to foresee was the surrender: he failed to see that out of each particle of Sava’s ashes a new avenger of Kosovo was going to grow, and that the site of Sava’s fire was to become one where the capital of an independent Serbian principality was to rise in pride as the… Expand