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"Night of the scientists"

"Night of the scientists"

9/25/2009 5:49:43 PM
The European “Night of the scientists” is organized for the fifth consecutive year throughout Europe. The event is supported by the EC. In Bulgaria the event is marked for the fourth time. Sofia and other major cities in the country like Plovdiv, Russe, Stara Zagora, Varna, Shumen, Yambol, Silistra, Pleven, Haskovo and Dimitrovgrad will mark the event, announced the organizers. This year the happening is devoted to astronomy and technologies, and concerts, exhibitions, poetic readings, curiosity classes, night gazing are only part of the events that will be carried out. Many of the events are dedicated to the International year of astronomy, as 2009 is the 400th anniversary since Galileo Galilee watched the night sky with a telescope for the first time and the year also marks 30 years since the flight of the first Bulgarian astronaut Georgi Ivanov. The European night of scientists' purpose is to present different kinds of sciences in a more attractive way so that the attention of the youth is drawn to them.
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ST.VLASSIOS/ BLASSIOS (also Hieromartyr Blaise)
Name day of Vlasso
ST. HARALAMBOS (Charalambos) the Martyr
Name day of everyone named Haralampij, Haralambi, Hari, Harry, Valentin/a, Valery, Valeria.
MEETING OF THE LORD
MEETING OF THE LORD
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The Feast of the Meeting of the Lord is among the most ancient feasts of the Christian Church.
WOLF DAYS - February 2-3
WOLF DAYS - February 2-3
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Name day of everyone names Simeon, Simeonka, Simona, Moncho (February 3rd).
TRIPHON ZAREZAN
TRIPHON ZAREZAN
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Name day of everyone named Trifon, Trifonka, Lozan
Anniversary of the birth of Baba Vanga, the world-famous BG prophet and clairvoyant
Baba Vanga, born Vangelia Goushterova, (31 January 1911 - 11 August 1996) was a famous Bulgarian prophet that lived in the Rupite area in Rila Mountain, Bulgaria.
Stefan Stambolov (1854 - 1895) was born on that day
He is the most enthusiastically praised and the most violently denounced politician in Bulgaria's modern history, and what could be a better proof that his extraordinary personality.
Tzar Peter, son of Simeon the Great died on that day in 969 year
Tzar Peter, son of Simeon the Great died on that day in 969 year.
ST. GREGORY the Theologian
ST. GREGORY the Theologian
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Name day of everyone named Grigor, Grigorina, Grisha (which means "being on the alert, staying awake").