Current News

Current News

The original of the Thracian Treasure comes back to Plovdiv

The original of the Thracian Treasure comes back to Plovdiv

10/8/2010 12:15:48 PM
The original items of the Panagyurishte Treasure will be transported to Plovdiv guarded by special police forces. The Plovdiv Mayor Slavcho Atanassov has personally guaranteed that these items are exactly the originals.

After 36 years of being displayed in various countries all around the world, the unique gold vessels ae finally coming back to Plovdiv and will ve displayed in the central hall of the new building of the Plovdiv Archaeological Museum.

The official launch of the restored museum is scheduled for October 12, 2010. It now has 9 halls, one of which will host temporary exhibitions of the 100,000 exhibits that the museum currently has.

The remaining 8 halls will be displaying 5.000 exhibits.
 SPYRIDONOVDEN (St. Spyridons Day)
SPYRIDONOVDEN (St. Spyridons Day)
12/12/2018 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Spyridon or Spiro.
ANINDEN (St. Anna’s Day - the Conception of the Holy Mother of God by Saint Anna)
Name day of everyone named Anna, Ana, Anita, Aneta, Anette.
38 years ago John Lennon was killed on that day...
Former Beatle John Lennon has been shot dead December 8th, 1980, by a gunman he did not know, who opened fire outside the musician's New York apartment.
December 8th - the Day University Students celebrate as their feastday
The start of that special feast goes back to the 1920, and is connected to the then-only BG University - the Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski.
212 years of the first early Bulgarian printed book
In 1806 the first early Bulgarian book Nedelnik (Kiriakodromion) written by Sofronii of Vratsa was printed.
NIKULDEN (St. Nicholas the Wonderworker)
Name day for everyone named Nikola, Nikolay, Kolyo, Nikolina, Neno, Nenka, Nikolina, Nina.
ST. SAVA (also: St. Savva or St. Sabbas the Sanctified)
Name day of everyone named Sava, Slavka, Slav, Vladislav, Slavi.
ST. VARVARA (St. Barbara) - December 4
Name day of everyone named Varvara, Barbara.
 World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day
12/1/2018 9:00:00 AM
The ends of the red ribbon are pointed to the ground today, symbolizing the life that is disappearing.
Today is St.Andrews Day
Today is St.Andrews Day
11/30/2018 8:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Andrey, Andriana (the name has the meaning “masculine”, therefore “strong”).