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Artists Protest Low Budget: Demand Higher Pay and Cultural Funding

People within the art sector staged a protest outside the Council of Ministers, pressing for increased pay and a substantial boost in the cultural budget for the upcoming year

Society » Culture | December 6, 2023, Wednesday // 17:02 | Viewed: 3653

Bulgaria: Museums in are Demanding 50% More Money in 2024

Museums in Bulgaria insist on receiving 50% more money next year for the maintenance and modernization of the fund storage and exhibition halls, as well as for raising wages in the sector, as there is a mass departure of specialists

Society » Culture | December 6, 2023, Wednesday // 11:40 | Viewed: 3837

Bulgaria Celebrates St. Nicholas Day: A Tradition of Faith and Festivity

Bulgarians across the country observed the Day of Saint Nicholas on December 6, known as Nikulden, commemorating the revered figure of St. Nicholas of Myra

Society » Culture | December 6, 2023, Wednesday // 09:08 | Viewed: 4300

Celebrating 50 Years: Sofia Welcomes International Book Fair

The 50th edition of the Sofia International Book Fair, themed "We create stories. We create history," commences from December 5 to 10 at the National Palace of Culture

Society » Culture | December 5, 2023, Tuesday // 10:16 | Viewed: 3471

Plovdiv's Old Town to Host Spectacular Three-Day Wine Festival

Get ready for the much-anticipated Young Wine Parade festival, set to kick off in Plovdiv's historic Old Town this Friday for a thrilling three-day celebration

Society » Culture | November 24, 2023, Friday // 12:47 | Viewed: 3593

Bulgarian Artist Radoslava Antonova Kostadinova Unveils 'Haikus': A Journey Through Words and Nature

Renowned Bulgarian artist Radoslava Antonova Kostadinova has recently unveiled her latest creation, "Haikus," a captivating collection of poems that invites readers into a world shaped by nature, seasons, love, and personal experiences

Society » Culture | November 23, 2023, Thursday // 15:51 | Viewed: 2939

Lviv National Opera and Ballet to Grace Sofia's Stage in Exclusive Western Europe Tour Stop

Experience the vibrant artistry of the Lviv National Opera and Ballet as they take center stage at Sofia's National Palace of Culture (NDK) on May 15, 2024, in an exclusive Western Europe performance

Society » Culture | November 23, 2023, Thursday // 15:13 | Viewed: 3531

Orthodox Tradition: The Reverence of the Christian Family on Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary is an esteemed event celebrated by Orthodox and Catholic Churches on November 21, recognized as a day of Christian Family and Youth by the Bulgarian Orthodox Church

Society » Culture | November 21, 2023, Tuesday // 08:30 | Viewed: 3505

Christmas Fasting Begins

For Orthodox Christians, Christmas fasting begins today. In church tradition, they are established in honor of the upcoming great holiday dedicated to the birth of the Savior of the world - Jesus Christ

Society » Culture | November 15, 2023, Wednesday // 11:00 | Viewed: 5129

The Russian Church in Sofia will be Reopened

The first service is expected to be on Saturday

Society » Culture | November 9, 2023, Thursday // 08:44 | Viewed: 4618

Archangel All Souls’ Day in Bulgaria: A Day of Remembrance and Tradition

In Bulgaria, Archangel All Souls' Day, known as "Zadushnitsa," is a day of solemn remembrance and reverence for departed loved ones

Society » Culture | November 4, 2023, Saturday // 07:28 | Viewed: 4099

Discovering Bulgaria's Hidden Treasures: Top Attractions and Unexplored Wonders

In my opinion, Bulgaria is one of Europe's most overlooked nations.

Society » Culture | October 30, 2023, Monday // 11:24 | Viewed: 5317

Today marks 115 Years since Bulgaria’s Independence

On September 22, 1908, Bulgaria rejected its political vassal dependence on the Ottoman Empire, a result of the decisions of the Berlin Congress in 1878, and became a sovereign state, an equal partner of the other European countries

Society » Culture | September 22, 2023, Friday // 12:12 | Viewed: 4650

Bulgarians honor the Saints Faith, Hope, Love and Sofia

Today, the church honors the memory of the holy martyrs Faith, Hope, Love and Sofiaand pays tribute to the Christian virtues whose names they bear

Society » Culture | September 17, 2023, Sunday // 08:46 | Viewed: 6232

Bulgaria celebrates 138 years since its Unification

Today marks 138 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, 2023, Wednesday // 08:26 | Viewed: 6707

Bulgaria: 140 Publishers will attend the Book Alley event in Sofia

140 Bulgarian publishers will participate in the book alley event today in front of the National Palace of Culture

Society » Culture | September 4, 2023, Monday // 08:38 | Viewed: 5737

More than 3,500 Folk Performers from Bulgaria and abroad participate in the festival in Nedelino

Over 3,500 folk performers from Bulgaria and abroad are participating in the 22nd National Festival for two-voice singing in Nedelino

Society » Culture | September 2, 2023, Saturday // 08:27 | Viewed: 5871

Indian Summer Exhibition: Art from my Travels

On 30th June at 6pm, in the village of Dunitsi a unique creative exhibition will open by Gareth Stamp, a British Artist and Chairman of the Eurasian Creative Guild

Society » Culture | June 20, 2023, Tuesday // 13:19 | Viewed: 6987

Participation Open for SQUEEZE IT Competition for Young Artists and Performers

The contest is open to young artists under the age of 30 (born after 23 July, 1993) and born in EU member states and in CEI member states.

Society » Culture | June 14, 2023, Wednesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 5729

Bulgarians honor All Souls' Day

Today is All Souls' Day. It is celebrated the day before the great Christian holiday of Pentecost

Society » Culture | June 3, 2023, Saturday // 08:49 | Viewed: 7020

Today Bulgarians honor Hristo Botev and the Heroes who Died for Freedom - Sirens to be Sound at Noon

Today marks 147 years since the death of Hristo Botev, Bulgarians also honor those who died for the freedom and independence of Bulgaria

Society » Culture | June 2, 2023, Friday // 08:44 | Viewed: 8121
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