Things to Know
Introduction To Bulgaria
The Cyrillic Alphabet & Bulgarian Language
Bulgarian Food & Cuisine
Beauty in the past of Bulgaria
Figures of Plovdiv
History of Plovdiv
Traditions & NameDays
Presentation at Hermes bookstore
2/23/2012 12:02:39 PM
118 years of the bloody murder of Stefan Stambolov (January 31 1854 – July 6 1895)
7/6/2013 9:00:00 AM
Stambolov was born on January 31st, 1854, in the town of Veliko Turnovo. His ancestors originated from the small town of Tryavna.
7/5/2013 10:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Atanas, Atanaska (although they rather celebrate on January 18th of each year).
Summer reading for kids opens in Plovdiv
7/4/2013 10:10:31 AM
For second year in rule in Plovdiv will be held outdoors summer reading "Library Park – let’s meet in Central Park."
Ethno Exhibition at the Ethnographic Museum
7/2/2013 9:00:00 AM
The "Ethno" exhibition by Elena Dramova and Stoyan Marinov opened yeasterday at the Ethnographic Museum in Plovdiv
July Morning- once again on the seashore with Uriah Heep
7/1/2013 10:00:00 AM
The sun rises every day, but it is probably only on 1 July that the sunrise is given a rapturous welcome accompanied by beer, rock music and bonfires.
ST. COSMAS AND ST. DAMIAN Feastday (The Holy Healers Day)
7/1/2013 9:00:00 AM
The day of the Christian saints Cosmas and Damian (in BG version: Kozma and Damyan) is considered a very big feastday.
Today is PAVLYOVDEN (ST. PAUL’s Day)
6/30/2013 8:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Pavel, Pavlina, Polya.
Philippopolis Film Nights movie festival opens today at the Orpheus Cinema
6/29/2013 10:00:00 AM
The 15th edition of the movie fest will be running until End July.
Today is PETROVDEN (ST. PETER S Day)
6/29/2013 8:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Peter, Penka, Kamen, Pencho, Peyo, Pesho, Petrana, Petrana; also Assen, Assya, Apostol, Krum, Chavdar
Ivan Vazov (June 27, 1850 - September 22, 1921)
6/27/2013 9:02:00 AM
Ivan Vazov was a Bulgarian poet, novelist and playwright. He was born in Sopot, a town situated in the Rose valley of Bulgaria.