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Cultural News for Plovdiv today

Cultural News for Plovdiv today

3/30/2010 3:51:36 PM

 

4 PM - Plovdiv Radio First Studio - presentation of the "Favorite Folklore Singers from All Over Bulgaria" folklore encyclopedia, by Nikolay Chapanski

5 PM - Radio Plovdiv Culture Center - Exhibition of sculpture and graphics by the artist Milena Bochukova

5 PM - Icon Hall of the City Art Gallery - exhibition "The Zograph Simeon Tsoniov from Triavna"

7 PM - Plovdiv Drama Theater, Big Hall - The Scene at Crossroads Festival and Ivan vazov national theater present "The Last Night of Socrates" by Stefan Tsanev; directed by Zdravko Mitkov.

7 PM - Rorschach Spot Club - "SPIRT&SPIRIT" Literary salon: Vassil Georgiev presents the book "Street Urchin"

Some more information on Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the night before Christmas, when the whole family gathers at a festive dinner with traditionally uneven number of meatless dishes - the more the number is, the richest the year is going to be.
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve
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The BG tradition says: The feast starts Dec.24th - the Christmas Eve (or known as Small Christmas). All over Bulgaria koledari (i.e. typically Bulgarian carol singers) go around their neighborhood.
Silent Night songs gets 200 years old
Born on a cold night in the chapel of a small Austrian village, Silent Night, the world's most famous Christmas carol, is celebrating its 200th anniversary.
ST. ANASTASIAs Day
ST. ANASTASIAs Day
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Name day of everyone named Anastasia, Asya, Natasha.
IGNAZHDEN (St. Ignatius, the God-Bearer of Antioch)
Name day of everyone named Ignat (from the Latin, the name means ‘fire’), Ognyan, Ognyana.
20.XII. - International Human Solidarity Day
International Human Solidarity Day was established by the General Assembly of the United Nations in 2005 as an initiative in the fight against poverty.
DANIEL, Holy Prophet, and the Three Holy Youths Ananias, Azarias, and Misael
Name day of everyone named Danail, Daniel, Daniela.
 SPYRIDONOVDEN (St. Spyridons Day)
SPYRIDONOVDEN (St. Spyridons Day)
12/12/2019 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Spyridon or Spiro.
ANINDEN (St. Anna’s Day - the Conception of the Holy Mother of God by Saint Anna)
Name day of everyone named Anna, Ana, Anita, Aneta, Anette.
39 years ago John Lennon was killed on that day...
Former Beatle John Lennon has been shot dead December 8th, 1980, by a gunman he did not know, who opened fire outside the musician's New York apartment.