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Christmas 2012 stamps from Serbia

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Serbia is issuing a set of two stamps dedicated to Christmas, one of the most important and one of the most joyous Christian holidays, that is celebrated both by the Orthodox and Catholic believers. The difference is only in the date of the celebration; the Orthodox celebrates in on January 7th, and the Catholic on December 25th, but its message remains the same - the message of peace and love.

Motif on the stamp face value 22,00 RSD: Nativity of Christ, icon from the iconostas of the upper church in Sremski Karlovci dedicated to the Presentation of the Holy Mother of God, the work of iconostasis Dimitrije Bacevic from 1760 to 1761.

Motif on the stamp face value 46,00 RSD: Nativity of Christ, icon from the iconostas of the Lower Church in Sremski Karlovci dedicated to Holy Apostles Peter and Paul; the work of iconostasis Dimitrije Bratoglic from 1828 to1831.

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