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Vintner's Day in Bulgaria: Celebrating Saint Tryphon Amidst Saint Valentine's

Trifon Zarezan, also known as Vintner's Day, is a cherished Bulgarian national holiday celebrated on February 14th, coinciding with Saint Valentine's Day

Society » Culture | February 14, 2024, Wednesday // 09:50 | Viewed: 5102

Honeyed Blessings: Commemorating St. Charalampius in Orthodox Tradition

Today, the Bulgarian Orthodox Church pays homage to St. Charalampius the Miracle Maker, commemorating his steadfast faith and miraculous deeds

Society » Culture | February 10, 2024, Saturday // 10:43 | Viewed: 3299

On February 6th Bulgarians Honor Saint Photios The Great

Saint Photios the Great was one of the Ecumenical Patriarchs of Constantinople in the middle of the 9th century

Society » Culture | February 6, 2024, Tuesday // 13:00 | Viewed: 3359

Presentation Of Olga Tokarczuk's Book “Anna In The Tombs Of The World” In Sofia

Today, on February 6th, the Polish Institute in Sofia will present the book “Anna In the Tombs of the World” written by famous polish author Olga Tokarczuk

Society » Culture | February 6, 2024, Tuesday // 12:48 | Viewed: 2845

Archaeological Exhibition: 105 Years Since The Discovery Of The Necropolis In Trebenishte

A temporary exhibition titled: “Trebenishte" - 105 years since the discovery of the necropolis at Trebenishte 1918 – 2023”, can be visited until March 24, 2024

Society » Culture | February 4, 2024, Sunday // 14:00 | Viewed: 5393

Bulgarian Author Zdravka Evtimova Was Awarded The Prize For Speculative Fiction in the USA

Bulgarian author Zdravka Evtimova received the newly established award

Society » Culture | February 2, 2024, Friday // 16:42 | Viewed: 3712

Bulgarians Honor St. Tryphon Today

On February 1, the Orthodox Church commemorates the Holy Martyr Tryphon, a revered healing saint

Society » Culture | February 1, 2024, Thursday // 11:35 | Viewed: 2499

Surva Festival 2024 Triumphs with Over 12,000 Enthusiastic Participants

The recently concluded three-day "Surva" festival witnessed an impressive turnout of more than 12,000 participants, surpassing all expectations

Society » Culture | January 29, 2024, Monday // 12:11 | Viewed: 3848

Pernik Welcomes 30th Anniversary of 'Surva' International Masquerade Festival

For three exciting days, beginning today and culminating on Sunday, Pernik hosts the prestigious International Festival of Masquerade Games, "Surva," celebrating its 30th anniversary

Society » Culture | January 26, 2024, Friday // 09:30 | Viewed: 4575

Zachary Karabashliev Is The Winner Of The "Writer of the Year - Author Of The Most Read Book" Award

For the second consecutive year, Zachary Karabashliev was honored as the “Author of the Most Read Book” in the 9th edition of the Annual Awards of the Capital City Library for “Writer of the Year & Reader of the Year”

Society » Culture | January 23, 2024, Tuesday // 15:02 | Viewed: 3358

Pernik Gears Up for Spectacular "Surva" Mummers Festival

In anticipation of the International Festival of Masquerade Games "Surva," the town of Pernik has declared January 26 a non-school day, setting the stage for a vibrant celebration

Society » Culture | January 23, 2024, Tuesday // 09:04 | Viewed: 2994

Bulgarian Folklore Dances to Enchant Niagara Falls in June

Dance enthusiasts and lovers of Bulgarian folklore are gearing up for the much-anticipated Waterfall Folklore Fest Niagara, set against the breathtaking backdrop of Niagara Falls, Canada, on June 15, 2024

Society » Culture | January 19, 2024, Friday // 15:11 | Viewed: 4278

Orthodox Bulgarians Celebrate Saint Athanasius - Winter Goes Away Today

In a commemorative event observed on January 18, the Bulgarian Orthodox Church honors the revered Saint Athanasius the Great

Society » Culture | January 18, 2024, Thursday // 10:00 | Viewed: 3690

Daily Dose Of Culture: 'Trip With Tram 22' Photo Exhibition In Sofia Captures Prague's Enchanting Nights

Bulgarian photographer Atanas Milanov has transported art enthusiasts to the magical nights of Prague through his captivating photo exhibition, "Evening Trip with Tram 22."

Society » Culture | January 17, 2024, Wednesday // 15:21 | Viewed: 5100

Bulgarians Celebrate Antonovden: A Day of Tradition, Reflection, and Health

Today, Bulgarians across the nation mark Antonovden, the feast dedicated to the memory of St. Anthony the Great in the Orthodox Church

Society » Culture | January 17, 2024, Wednesday // 11:15 | Viewed: 3490

Sofia Art Fair: Bulgaria Welcomes Its First Premier International Contemporary Art Exhibition

Bulgaria is set to make art history with the inaugural "Sofia Art Fair," a groundbreaking contemporary art exhibition scheduled for October 3-6, 2024

Society » Culture | January 16, 2024, Tuesday // 12:35 | Viewed: 3380

80 Years Ago: US-UK Forces Unleashed Destruction on Sofia in WWII

January 10 marks the 80th anniversary of one of the most sinister and bloodiest bombings of Sofia during the Second World War

Society » Culture | January 10, 2024, Wednesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 4895

Daily Dose Of Culture: ISTANBUL - Exhibition Of Photographer Ara Güler In Sofia

Synthesis Gallery (Галерия Синтезис) in Sofia is hosting a mesmerizing exhibition titled "Istanbul" by renowned photographer Ara Güler,

Society » Culture | January 7, 2024, Sunday // 14:06 | Viewed: 5209

Ivanovden: Bulgaria Reveres Saint John in a Jubilant Celebration

In a jubilant commemoration, Bulgarians across the nation honor Saint John the Forerunner and Baptist, marking the revered day of Ivanovden, following the Epiphany

Society » Culture | January 7, 2024, Sunday // 12:00 | Viewed: 4327

Kalofer Celebrates Epiphany with Traditional Men's 'Horo' Dance

The town of Kalofer witnessed a breathtaking display of tradition as hundreds of men immersed themselves in the icy waters of the river Tunja to perform the traditional Bulgarian 'horo'

Society » Culture | January 6, 2024, Saturday // 13:27 | Viewed: 4976

Bulgarian Community in Odesa Honors Hristo Botev's Legacy on 176th Anniversary

Representatives of the Bulgarian community in Odesa gathered to commemorate the 176th birth anniversary of poet and revolutionary Hristo Botev with a tribute event organized by the All-Ukrainian Centre for Bulgarian Culture and the local Bulgarian Society

Society » Culture | January 6, 2024, Saturday // 11:03 | Viewed: 4157
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