His father won independence from the Byzantine Empire, allowing both father and son to study in Greece on Mount Athos.
After the death of his father, our Saint returned to Serbia with Greek monks and Greek techniques for field-plowing, window-making — and church-founding.
St SAVA-OF-SERBIA FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : SAVA-OF-SERBIA
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of : Unknown at present
God of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1174-1235
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 809