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Cultural News from Plovdiv today

Cultural News from Plovdiv today

4/8/2010 12:28:27 PM

  • 5 PM - Unification Museum - discussion "Resurrection of Christ - Mystical reality", with the participation of Vaklush Tolev, and the "Evmolpeya" Female Choir

  • 7 PM - Plovdiv Puppet Theater, "Edipus, the Feast of Getting Blind"

  • 7 PM - Plovdiv Drama Theater, Big Scene - guest performance of the students of the American university in Bulgaria - the musical "Hairspray" (music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman)

  • Ivan Vazov National Library, Children Section - 205th Anniversary of the Birth of Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875)

  • Ivan Vazov National Library, Children Section - Aquarelles by the artist Martin Martinov, and applied arts exhibition by the artist Todorka Rangelova.
 St. IVAN RILSKI (also known as St John of Rila)
St Ivan Rilski had lived in many places until he finally settled in the wonderful Rila Mountain where he founded a monastery that has been existing until now, for more than 1000 years.
SVETA BOGORODITSA (Holy Virgin Marys Day)
The Orthodox Church names this day Dormition of the Theotokos, also known in Eastern Orthodox world as Assumption Day or Holy Virgin Marys Day
Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ
August 6th, the Orthodox Church celebrates the Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ.
MAKAVEYAN DAYS - August 1-12
MAKAVEYAN DAYS - August 1-12
8/1/2018 9:00:00 AM
The traditional holidays called "Makaveyan Days" last for 12 days - from August 1st to August 12th.
ST. PANTELEYMON, the All-Merciful
ST. PANTELEYMON, the All-Merciful
7/27/2018 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Panteley, Dobra, Dobrin, Dobrina.T
Plovdiv hosts the 2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
From July 26 until 29 the city of Plovdiv hosts the 2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships.
St. Annas Summer Feastday (Dormition of the Mother of the Holy Virgin)
Name day of everyone named Anna, Yana, Enko.
Hills of Rock 2018 festival adds 14 new names to its lineup
Hills of Rock is getting bigger! 14 new names have been announced to the second edition of the Plovdiv festival.
St. Prophet Ilia (Ilinden)
St. Prophet Ilia (Ilinden)
7/20/2018 9:00:00 AM
St. Ilia is a Judaic prophet and a wandering hermit, who lived in the time of the Israeli king of Ahav and queen Iesavel.
That day back in 791 AD, Bulgarian Army led by Khan Kardam won the battle by the Markella Fortress
The name of Kardam is first encountered in the Byzantine sources in 791, when Emperor Constantine VI embarked on an expedition against Bulgaria