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News from Plovdiv

5/18/2006 10:07:28 AM

The 6th National Science-and-Technology Conference “Ecology and Health 2006”, featuring international participation as well, opens 10.00 am at the Plovdiv Science and Technology Center. Scientific research reports in four sections are expected to be presented: agriculture, food industry, medicine and urbanization. The event has been organized by the Regional Science and Technology Unions Association and the Plovdiv Municipality. The press conference for the event starts 12.00 pm at the Plovdiv Science and Technology Center.

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Today the 12th grader of the Plovdiv High School of Music, Ventsislav Kolev – accordion (a student from Daina Stancheva’s class), will have a concert in the Aula Hall of the school.

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In exhibition of painting “Plain-Air Pamporovo 2006”  opened yesterday in the latest Plovdiv art gallery “Art Plus”. Eleven artists take part in it – among them Stanimir Videv, Stanislav Pamoukchiev, Lili Kyuchukova, Nikolay Nyagolov…

 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