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News from Plovdiv and the region

News from Plovdiv and the region

2/6/2006 5:20:43 AM

National Award for purity of BG language

National Award for purity of BG language was founded in Karlovo. The award will be wearing the name of the eminent BG Revival period figure who was the publisher of the first newspaper ?Bulgarian Eagle?, Dr Ivan Bogorov. The Deputy Mayor of the Karlovo Municipality, Dipl. Eng. Dimiter Katsev had a meeting with representatives of the Union of BG Journalists and the Union of BG Writers on the occasion. He invited the two groups of intellectuals to become co-founders of that award.

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Bazaar Exhibition

The Ivan Vazov National Library in Plovdiv and the Presidency of the Russian Academy of Sciences for Eastern Europe invite you all to a bazaar exhibition ?The Latest Scientific and Popular Literature from Russia?. It is opening February 6th, 3.30 PM, at the Library Foyer, and is closing February 10th.

Holy Thursday
Holy Thursday
4/25/2019 8:00:00 AM
Holy Thursday is the day when all women are supposed to color bright eggs for Easter family gathering.
Easter thoughts on Christ and his resurrection - the Turin shroud
Around Easter people always think and talk about miracles and the resurrection of Christ. The story of the Turin Shroud is one of the miraculous stories we have to accept and not seek for expalnati...
Easter Bunny History
Easter Bunny History
4/23/2019 9:00:00 AM
The Easter bunny has its origin in pre-Christian fertility lore.
World Book and Copyright Day
World Book and Copyright Day
4/23/2019 6:00:00 AM
World Book and Copyright Day (also known as International Day of the Book or World Book Days) is a yearly event on 23 April, organized by UNESCO to promote reading, publishing and copyright.
Earth Day
Earth Day
4/22/2019 11:00:00 AM
Earth Day is an annual day on which events are held worldwide to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth's natural environment.
HOLY WEEK before Easter
HOLY WEEK before Easter
4/22/2019 8:00:00 AM
Holy Week is the last week of Lent, the week immediately preceding Easter Sunday.
TSVETNITSA - VRUBNITSA (Palm Sunday)
Name day of everyone named after a flower, bush or tree (Tsvetelina, Lilia, Yavor, Yassen, Roza, Iglika, Violeta, Varban, Latinka, Temenuga, Karamfila, Zdravko, Kamelia etc).
Anniversary of the April Uprising
Anniversary of the April Uprising
4/20/2019 12:57:00 PM
Various initiatives throughout Bulgaria are to mark today the 143. anniversary since the April Uprising.
Today is LAZAROVDEN (St. Lazarus’ Day)
Name day for everyone having the name of  Lazar, Lazo, Lazarina, Lara.
12.04.1961 - First space flight
12.04.1961 - First space flight
4/12/2019 11:00:00 AM
On April 12, 1961, Gagarin became the first human to travel into space in Vostok 1