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Bulgarian Orthodox Christians Say Sorry on Forgiveness Day

Bulgarians observe Sunday a self-styled traditional 'Forgiveness Day' on which everyone asks everyone to forgive his or her misdeeds over the passed year.

Society » Culture | February 26, 2017, Sunday // 09:32 | Viewed: 1726

Bulgarian Among Winners of 'SciTech Oscars'

Vladimir Koylazov received on Saturday of the American Film Academy's Scientific and Technical Awards at a Beverly Hills ceremony, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Society » Culture | February 12, 2017, Sunday // 13:46 | Viewed: 3734

Bulgaria's Prolet Gallery Presents Graphics Exhibition By Veliko Marinchevski

The Prolet Gallery in Burgas will present an exhibition of graphics by Veliko Marinchevski.

Society » Culture | January 24, 2017, Tuesday // 22:54 | Viewed: 1723

Bulgarian-Directed Short Film Gets Oscar Nomination

Blind Vaysha, directed by Bulgarian Theodore Ushev and based on a story by renowned writer Georgi Gospodinov, is one of the five titles in the Academy Awards' Animated Short Film category.

Society » Culture | January 24, 2017, Tuesday // 16:21 | Viewed: 4191

Bulgaria's Prolet Gallery To Present Graphics Exhibition by Veliko Marinchevski

The Prolet Gallery in Burgas will present an exhibition of graphics by Veliko Marinchevski.

Society » Culture | January 23, 2017, Monday // 11:28 | Viewed: 2089

Sofia Ethnographic Museum To Present Surva, Vasilitsa

The UNESCO-listed Bulgarian custom Surva and the biggest Roma holiday Vasilitsa will be presented at the ethnographic Museum in Sofia on January 21 at 11:00 hrs.

Society » Culture | January 20, 2017, Friday // 12:29 | Viewed: 2731

Sofia's MENAR Film Festival to Feature Central Asian, Indian Productions

An enhanced presence of movies from Central Asia, the Caucasus, India and Indonesia will complement this year's Middle East and North Africa (MENAR) Film Festival beginning next week in Sofia, organizers say.

Society » Culture | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 3932

Deep Purple's Farewell Tour to Include Sofia

Legendary rock band Deep Purple will perform in Bulgaria's capital Sofia as part of its last tour, the Long Goodbye, next year, organizers of the concert say.

Society » Culture | December 19, 2016, Monday // 15:59 | Viewed: 4488

One Man Party's 4th Edition to Feature Foreign D&B Guru

Bulgaria's capital Sofia is to host the One Man Party musical marathon for the fourth time on Friday, with iconic D&B musician Limewax to join the 7-h-long performance, organizers say.

Society » Culture | December 12, 2016, Monday // 22:00 | Viewed: 3054

Two Bulgarians Vying for Grammy Awards

Bulgrian operatic soprano Sonya Yoncheva and violin virtuoso Vesko Eschkenazy are on track to get Grammy Awards in February, having been nominated in two classical music categories.

Society » Culture | December 9, 2016, Friday // 06:42 | Viewed: 5927

Northern Lights Film Festival Begins in Sofia on Wednesday

The opening of the Northern Lights Film Festival's eighth edition is due in the Bulgarian capital Sofia on December 07, Wednesday, organizers say.

Society » Culture | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 12:51 | Viewed: 4017

Bulgaria's Koprivshtitsa Festival Added to UNESCO Heritage List

A festival in the Bulgarian town of Koprivshtisa has been included in the intangible cultural heritage list of UNESCO, the UN cultural body, the organization says.

Society » Culture | December 6, 2016, Tuesday // 15:23 | Viewed: 3292

St Nicholas Day Marked in Bulgaria on Tuesday

The Day of St Nicholas (Nikola), the patron of fisherman, sailors, merchants and bankers, is being marked nationwide by Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria on Monday, December 06.

Society » Culture | December 6, 2016, Tuesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 3769

Exhibition about Lion as Symbol of Bulgarians Still Running in Bucharest

Bulgarians living in Bucharest, Romanian cultural figures, diplomats from different countries and Romanians tempted to know Bulgaria gathered on November 07 at the National Museum of History in Bucharest for the opening of an exhibition titled The Lion –

Society » Culture | December 5, 2016, Monday // 15:49 | Viewed: 4395

Theodore Ushev's Animation with Chance for Oscar Nominations 2017

Short animation directed by Theodore Ushev, using Georgi Gospodinov's story Blind Vaysha was included in the list of top 10 proposals, one of which will be selected for Oscar nominations 2017, according to WebCafe.

Society » Culture | November 29, 2016, Tuesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 4350

Zoetrope - Bulgarian Animation Worth Watching

Today, November, 29, will be projected the full-length version of the animation Zoetrope by Sotir and Penko Gelevi. It takes several years and over 100 000 drawings and the result we will see in Cinema Lumiere, 18.30.

Society » Culture | November 29, 2016, Tuesday // 12:10 | Viewed: 4679

Bulgaria Marks Theatres Night on Saturday

Fifteen Bulgarian towns and cities are celebrating the Theatres Night on Saturday, with visitors being allowed behind the curtains a number of theaters performing late into the evening.

Society » Culture | November 19, 2016, Saturday // 09:32 | Viewed: 7217

Bulgaria Nominates Stoyanka Mutafova for Guinness Book of Records

A proposal for listing the name of Stoyanka Mutafova in the Guinness Book of Records has been officially submitted by the Bulgarian Cultural Institute in London with the support of the outgoing Culture Minister Vezhdi Rashidov.

Society » Culture | November 18, 2016, Friday // 16:25 | Viewed: 45086

Artists from Finland Show Bulgarian Folk Proverbs in 'Cabinets of Wisdom' Exhibition

How one Finland artist understands Bulgarian folk wisdom like ''Drop by drop, a whole lake becomes'' or ,,The tongue has no bones but is strong enough to break bones''?

Society » Culture | November 18, 2016, Friday // 15:28 | Viewed: 6025

HippieLandia Festival To Come Back with Club Event on November 12

For the second time this year  HippieLandia Festival will gather at one place a great number of  foreign and local artist from the electronic  music scene  - DBridge, Skeptical, The Hacker, Birben, Soulnd AATM, D-Mental, Roboknob Live and JVDB.

Society » Culture | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 15:25 | Viewed: 8208

Woody Allen, Emir Kusturica with Their New Hits during Kinomania in Plovdiv

The 11th edition of Kinomania in Plovdiv will be held from November 18 until December 1, 2016.

Society » Culture | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 15:10 | Viewed: 3179
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