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клуб русско сербской дружбы

Russian-Serbian

Russian-Serbian Friendship Club

On May 16, 2014, in the St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University for the Humanities’ conference hall, the Russian-Serbian friendship club “PSTGU-Serbia” was opened.

The club was created with the blessing of university rector Archpriest Vladimir Vorobiev, on the initiative of the provost of international work Archpriest George Orekhanov and employees of the International Department of PSTGU.

Immediately before the opening of the club, an agreement of cooperation was signed between St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University for the Humanities and University of Niš (Serbia). Another agreement of cooperation was signed with Belgrade University on October 28, 2013.

The Serbian ambassador Mr. Slavenko Terzić was present at the club’s grand opening.

The purpose of the club is the strengthening of friendly relations between the two brotherly peoples, and the carrying out of joint creative evenings, cultural meetings, presentations, and conferences.

The club discusses various issues of an historical-cultural character, and various aspects of academic life at St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University for the Humanities and of Serbian higher education institutions.

Several events have been held since the opening of the club, including an evening in memory of Patriarch Pavle of Serbia, the visit of the secretary of the Holy Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church Archpriest Savo B. Iović, and also of Bishop Iovan (Culibrk) of Slavonia-Pakračka.

The group “PSTGU-Serbia (Russian-Serbian Friendship Club)” was created of Facebook, which already has about a thousand people.

You can find further information on the club’s activities on the official site of St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University for the Humanities.