The spring of 1910 saw one of the most significant religious events in the former Russian Empire: the translation of the relics of St Euphrosyne (1110-1173) from Kiev to her native Polotsk. Euphrosyne is the only East Slav virgin saint, and is especially venerated in her native Belarus.
In 1187 the body of the saint was transferred to the Kiev Caves monastery, and the relics were transferred to Polotsk in 1910 to the monastery she founded. St Euphrosyne of Polotsk was glorified in the Russian Church as a patroness of women’s monasticism. The Orthodox Church in America
Euphrosine (d. 1102)Countess and ruler of Vendôme (r. 1085–1102) . Reigned from 1085 to 1102; died in 1102; sister of Count Bouchard III, ruler of Vendôme (1066–1085); married Geoffroi Jourdain, sire de Previlly.Euphrosine became countess and ruler of Vendôme upon the death of her brother, Count Bouchard III.
Nov 10, 2006 · Who ever heard of Olga of Kiev or Euphrosyne of Polozk or Marta Borezkaja? Perhaps none of my readers yet these are figures of Russian women who were important to the medieval Russian history. Perhaps you will say things that are known only to those who study this topic and specific local.
aesthetics. The attempt was to replace Kiev using strongly Byzantine models. Evil was a disorder – it was a state of affairs rather than an action. Two coalitions developed in Russia by 1160. First, that of Andrei, Polotsk, Ryazan, Murom and Novgorod. Given Mstyslav II now in Kiev, Andrei's infamous decision to destroy Kiev became a reality.
In 1187, St. Euphrosyne’s body was transferred to the Kiev Caves Monastery. In 1910, her relics were transferred to Polotsk to the monastery she founded. St. Euphrosyne of Polotsk was glorified in the Russian Church as a patroness of women’s monasticism.
Vladimir, baptismal name: Vasily Nikiforovich Bogoyavlensky, was a bishop of the Russian Orthodox Church. He was appointed the position of Metropolitan of Moscow and Kolomna between 1898–1912, Metropolitan of St. Petersburg and Ladoga between 1912–1915, and Metropolitan of Kiev and Gallich between 1915–1918. Murdered by Bolshevik soldiers in 1918, Metropolitan Vladimir was glorified as a ...
Zbyslava of Kiev (Russian: Сбыслава Святополковна, Polish: Zbysława kijowska; c. 1085/90 – c. 1114), was a Kievan Rus' princess member of the Rurikid dynasty Anna-Euphrosyne (556 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Outline of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth with its major subdivisions as of 1619 superimposed on present-day national bordersIn the 13th century, the fragile unity of Rus' disintegrated due to nomadic incursions from Asia, which climaxed with the Mongol Horde's sacking of Kiev (1240), leaving a geopolitical vacuum in the region.
User Submitted Meanings. A user from South Carolina, U.S. says the name Euphrosyne is of Greek origin and means "Euphrosyne was one of the three Charities. She is know a as the goddess of cheer, mirth, merriment, and joy.