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Traditions & NameDays
St. Annas Summer Feastday (Dormition of the Mother of the Holy Virgin)
7/25/2012 10:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Anna, Yana, Enko.
This is the second day around the year dedicated to St. Anna
(December 9 - ANINDEN/St. Anna’s Day, the Conception of the Holy Mother of God by Saint Anna).
St.Anna is celebrated as the guardian of pregnancies, birth and motherhood. This day is supposed to be free of any work – otherwise women would miscarriage or have hard delivery. The mistresses of the houses make bread without yeast and give it away for the health of young children; that way the saint is going to protect them of fire or fever. St.Anna’s icon is decorated with flowers and gifts by church-goers.
140th anniversary of the death of Vassil Levski
2/19/2013 9:00:00 AM
Today is the 140th anniversary of the death of one of the greatest fighters for Bulgarian independence during the period of the Ottoman oprresion
Изложба фотографии от китайски пещери в Природонаучния музей
2/15/2013 11:59:28 AM
Изложба фотографии от китайски пещери ще представи Природонаучния музей и Спелео клуб Пълдин.
Bulgarians Celebrate Love of Wine and Each Other
2/14/2013 9:00:00 AM
As lovers celebrate St Valentine's Day, many Bulgarians insist February 14 should be reserved for a traditional Bulgarian celebration - the feast of St. Trifon Zarezan.
Anniversary of the death of St Constantine-Cyril the Philosopher
2/14/2013 7:00:00 AM
February 14th marks the anniversary of the death of St Constantine-Cyril the Philosopher, one of the holy brothers St.St. Cyril and Methodius, founders...
Изложба-живопис на художника Антон Антонов
2/13/2013 8:00:00 AM
ГАЛЕРИЯ „ЖОРЖ ПАПАЗОВ" ПРЕДСТАВЯ: Изложба-живопис на художника Антон Антонов
ИЗЛОЖБА ГРАФИКА В ЦВЯТ В ГАЛЕРИЯ АСПЕКТ
2/12/2013 8:00:00 AM
Първата изложба за новия сезон в галерия Аспект е отново съвместен проект със Сдружение Графично ателие – Пловдив и Спас Халачев.
ST.VLASSIOS/ BLASSIOS (also Hieromartyr Blaise)
2/11/2013 10:00:00 AM
Name day of Vlasso
ST. HARALAMBOS (Charalambos) the Martyr
2/10/2013 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Haralampij, Haralambi, Hari, Harry, Valentin/a, Valery, Valeria.
Hristo Stoichkov turns 47!
2/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
The Bulgarian football star Hristo Stoichkov turns 47!
Vazrazdane gallery present ” Crown of Thorns ” ,painting exposition of Ivan Chakarov
2/7/2013 4:15:34 PM
On 12th February till 04th March 2013 the second exhibition of paintings by the curatorial project “XXI century. The Bible and the artists “-” Crown of Thorns “by Ivan Chakarov will be open in the Vazrajdane gallery.