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
CHRISTMAS DAY - December 25
12/25/2013 9:00:00 AM
Name day for: Hristo, Hristina, Christina, Kolio, Bojin, Radostin, Radomir, Mladen.
Some more information on Christmas Eve
12/24/2013 11:00:00 AM
Christmas Eve is the night before Christmas, when the whole family gathers at a festive dinner with traditionally uneven number of meatless dishes - the more the number is, the richest the year is going to be.
12/24/2013 9:00:00 AM
The BG tradition says: The feast starts Dec.24th - the Christmas Eve (or known as Small Christmas). All over Bulgaria koledari (i.e. typically Bulgarian carol singers) go around their neighborhood.
Silent Night songs gets 195 years old
12/23/2013 9:00:00 AM
Born on a cold night in the chapel of a small Austrian village, Silent Night, the world's most famous Christmas carol, is celebrating its 194th anniversary.
ST. ANASTASIAs Day
12/22/2013 8:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Anastasia, Asya, Natasha.
IGNAZHDEN (St. Ignatius, the God-Bearer of Antioch)
12/20/2013 10:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Ignat (from the Latin, the name means ‘fire’), Ognyan, Ognyana.
20.XII. - International Human Solidarity Day
12/20/2013 8:00:00 AM
International Human Solidarity Day was established by the General Assembly of the United Nations in 2005 as an initiative in the fight against poverty.
DANIEL, Holy Prophet, and the Three Holy Youths Ananias, Azarias, and Misael
12/17/2013 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Danail, Daniel, Daniela.
В Пловдив стартира 20-то издание на фестивала "Златен ритон"
12/15/2013 8:00:00 AM
20-то издание на фестивала за българско документално и анимационно кино "Златен ритон" ще се проведе в периода 16-22.12.2013 г. в Пловдив, а организатори са Министерството на културата, Националният филмов център (НФЦ) и Община Пловдив.
SPYRIDONOVDEN (St. Spyridons Day)
12/12/2013 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Spyridon or Spiro.