San VINCESLAO MARTIRE (about 907 - 28 September 935). Wenceslas The Duke of Bohemia, son of the Christian duke Vratislao I and Dragomira, devoted to pagan worship, grew up educated by his paternal grandmother in the true faith, unlike his brother Boleslao who followed the mother's religious imprint. Continuing the work begun by his grandfather and continued by his father, became Duke Venceslao dedicated himself to the union and evangelization of his kingdom, inimicandosi the component of the nobility that remained anchored to the polytheistic traditions shared by the duchess. He died in Stará Boleslav at the hands of assassins sent by his brother Boleslao. Commemoration on September 28th, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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title: SAN VINCESLAO MARTIRE

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caption: San VINCESLAO MARTIRE (about 907 - 28 September 935). Wenceslas The Duke of Bohemia, son of the Christian duke Vratislao I and Dragomira, devoted to pagan worship, grew up educated by his paternal grandmother in the true faith, unlike his brother Boleslao who followed the mother's religious imprint. Continuing the work begun by his grandfather and continued by his father, became Duke Venceslao dedicated himself to the union and evangelization of his kingdom, inimicandosi the component of the nobility that remained anchored to the polytheistic traditions shared by the duchess. He died in Stará Boleslav at the hands of assassins sent by his brother Boleslao. Commemoration on September 28th, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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