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175 Years Since the Birth of Bulgarian Revolutionary and Poet Hristo Botev

The 175th anniversary of the birth of revolutionary poet Hristo Botev will be celebrated on January 6 across the country with rituals with the participation of representative units from the Ground Forces, the Air Force, the Navy, the Joint Special Operati

Society » Culture | January 6, 2023, Friday // 09:39 | Viewed: 2251

The 5 Top Christmas Traditions in Bulgaria

Want to find out more about Bulgaria's festive traditions? Discover all of the unusual Eastern Orthodox traditions for Western travellers this Winter.

Society » Culture | December 20, 2022, Tuesday // 14:59 | Viewed: 2549

A Monument to the Lawyers-Saviors of the Bulgarian Jews will be erected in Sofia

A monument to the lawyers-saviors of the Bulgarian Jews to be erected in Sofia on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the rescue from the Holocaust

Society » Culture | December 15, 2022, Thursday // 09:29 | Viewed: 2068

Bulgaria: Book Fair in Sofia

The 49th Sofia International Book Fair opens today at the National Palace of Culture (NDK)

Society » Culture | December 6, 2022, Tuesday // 09:56 | Viewed: 2140

Wisdom from a Bulgarian Philosopher: By Wearing your Old Clothes, Things won't Work Out

As long as you are wearing your old clothes, your affairs will not go well. What will an old garment, full of dust, sweat and impurities, give you? If you put on a new garment, your soul will be happy and cheerful

Society » Culture | November 28, 2022, Monday // 13:39 | Viewed: 3143

Interesting Ways That Bulgaria Is Contributing to the Global Entertainment Industry

The entertainment industry has become a truly global business in recent years, and Bulgaria has contributed to it in some ways that not everyone is aware of.

Society » Culture | November 25, 2022, Friday // 10:44 | Viewed: 2123

Croatian National Theater in the Heart of Sofia

The Embassy of the Republic of Croatia to the Republic of Bulgaria is taking part in this year's "Art4Diplomacy" project by the artist Petya Ilieva

Society » Culture | November 24, 2022, Thursday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1994

Historians: Fascism never came to Power in Bulgaria

Fascist organizations did not participate in the government of the country during the entire period from the 1920s until the fall of 1944

Society » Culture | November 23, 2022, Wednesday // 19:21 | Viewed: 2326

Archangel All Soul’s Day in Bulgaria – We Honor the Dead and the Memory of fallen Bulgarian Soldiers

Today is Archangel All Soul’s Day. It is one of the three Saturday days in the Orthodox calendar that are set aside for a general prayerful remembrance of the deceased. It is called so because it is celebrated on the Saturday before Archangel's Day

Society » Culture | November 5, 2022, Saturday // 08:32 | Viewed: 2671

How do Good Luck Charms Differ from Country to Country?

Most people find themselves wishing for luck at one time or another.

Society » Culture | November 1, 2022, Tuesday // 08:31 | Viewed: 2672

Bulgaria Celebrates the Day of the Enlighteners

Today Bulgarians celebrate the Day of the Enlighteners

Society » Culture | November 1, 2022, Tuesday // 08:31 | Viewed: 3122

How To Plan Your Next Vacation

Are you the kind of person who loves planning a vacation, or do you try to ignore the idea and just hope for the best? If you’re the former, you probably have better vacations than if you are the latter, so even if you don’t enjoy planning, when it comes

Society » Culture | October 31, 2022, Monday // 17:32 | Viewed: 2248

Bulgaria: Anti-Authoritarian Books on the Steps of the Soviet Monument in Sofia for 250 Days since Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

The artistic installation "Reading for Freedom" decorated the stairs in front of the Monument to the Soviet Army in Sofia

Society » Culture | October 31, 2022, Monday // 12:52 | Viewed: 2659

Events: Interfood & Drink Expo in Sofia, Bulgaria with significant Italian presence

Italian Ambassador to Bulgaria Giuseppina Zarra and the deputy head of the mission Francesco Calderoli, together with the director of the Italian Trade Agency (ICE) in Sofia Chiara Petrò, opened the exhibition Interfood & Drink, dedicated to the food sect

Society » Culture | October 6, 2022, Thursday // 13:49 | Viewed: 3076

Why Emigrating to Ireland from Elsewhere in the EU makes sense

EU citizens enjoy a remarkable amount of freedom to trade, travel, and emigrate to other EU nations.

Society » Culture | October 5, 2022, Wednesday // 07:16 | Viewed: 3196

“Thracian Secret Societies” available in English and Bulgarian for All the History Buffs

Novinite and TANGRA Publishing House present to you a unique opportunity to learn more about the history of the Thracians and their secret societies, customs and rituals

Society » Culture | October 1, 2022, Saturday // 11:42 | Viewed: 7202

Bulgaria’s Independence Day: No Lights for the Soviet Monuments and in Protest against Russia

On the day when Vladimir Putin surprisingly announced a partial military mobilization and veiledly threatened NATO with nuclear weapons, Bulgarian society symbolically declared itself against Russian aggression with an ultimatum to stop lighting the monum

Society » Culture | September 22, 2022, Thursday // 12:30 | Viewed: 4032

Bulgaria Celebrates 114 Years of Independence

Bulgarians celebrate 114 years since the declaration of the Independence of Bulgaria. The day has been celebrated as an official holiday of the country since 1990

Society » Culture | September 22, 2022, Thursday // 09:42 | Viewed: 4852

Unification of Bulgaria: Celebrations were held in Plovdiv and Sofia

On this day in Plovdiv, the Unification of Bulgaria was announced, the dedication of Zahari Stoyanov was read, the flag of Eastern Rumelia was taken down and the Bulgarian flag was raised

Society » Culture | September 6, 2022, Tuesday // 13:34 | Viewed: 3681

Bulgaria Celebrates 137 years since Unification

Today marks 137 years since the declaration of independence of Eastern Rumelia from the Ottoman Empire and its union with the Principality of Bulgaria

Society » Culture | September 6, 2022, Tuesday // 12:26 | Viewed: 3697

“Book Alley” in Sofia begins with Record Number of Publishers

A record number of publishing houses - 122, are participating in the “Book Alley” opening today in Sofia. The tents are located in the pedestrian area of ​​Vitosha Boulevard and the park in front of the National Palace of Culture (NDK)

Society » Culture | September 5, 2022, Monday // 09:26 | Viewed: 3692
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