"Full of Grace" is Now in Bookstores


The first printed edition of BLAGO Fund, "Full of Grace: Representations of the Mother of God in Serbian Medieval Wall Painting," published by Laguna Press, is now available in select bookstores. The book features texts in English and Serbian by His Grace Bishop Dr. Maxim (Vasiljević), art historian Dr. Ivana Lemcool, a foreword by His Grace Bishop Dr. Grigorije (Durić), and exceptional photographs made by the members of the BLAGO team. The book can be of interest to those who would like to learn more about the iconographic and theological aspects of some of the most prominent images in Orthodox churches, those of the Mother of God. The selection of high-quality reproductions from the archives of the BLAGO Fund provides an overview of the most representative examples of Serbian wall painting of the Middle Ages, making the book useful for all who wish to acquaint themselves with the artistic and spiritual heritage of Serbia.

The book is available to purchase in Laguna and Delfi bookstores across Serbia. It can also be ordered on the Laguna website and delivered to Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Serbia. 


Laguna - Blagodatna / Full of Grace - Grupa autora - Knjige o kojima se priča

Bogato ilustrovana knjiga koja predstavlja likovne prikaze Bogorodice u našim manastirima. Jedinstveno izdanje, veoma luksuzno i atraktivno. Format omogućava da se uživa u fotografijama koje prate tek

The book can also be ordered through Sebastian Press and delivered anywhere in the world 

The book will make a great addition to any personal library and a wonderful gift this holiday season.


BLAGO Content

While the content of the BLAGO Fund collections is free to use,  there are also some restrictions on commercial use and proper attribution of the material.  Follow the links below for more information.

> BLAGO Collections License
> Image Request

BLAGO Fund also accepts the contribution of material. Please contact us with any material you wish to publish on our website.


BLAGO Fund, Inc.
PO Box 60524
Palo Alto, CA 94306

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