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London to Have Bulgarian Culture Institute in 2010

A new Bulgarian Culture Institute is opening in London in 2010, the Bulgarian Culture Ministry informs Friday.

Society » Culture | September 25, 2009, Friday // 19:25 | Viewed: 2599

Bulgaria Marks Independence Day with Nationwide Celebrations

Celebrations have begun Tuesday across the country on Bulgaria's Independence Day, September 22.

Society » Culture | September 22, 2009, Tuesday // 09:23 | Viewed: 2994

Bulgaria Muslims Pay Respect to Hair of Mohammed's Beard

Hundreds of Muslims from Southern Bulgaria paid Wednesday respect to a hair of Prophet Mohammed's beard in the city of Kardzhali.

Society » Culture | September 16, 2009, Wednesday // 17:59 | Viewed: 4190

Bulgarian Christian Orthodox Celebrate Holy Cross Day

Monday, September 14 is Holy Cross Day, one of the most important and solemn religious holidays.

Society » Culture | September 14, 2009, Monday // 11:39 | Viewed: 4323

Sprite Graffiti Fest 2009 Brings Best Bulgarian Artists to Sofia

The annual Sprite Graffiti Fest 2009 took place Sunday in the Bulgarian capital Sofia bringing together the seventy best Bulgarian graffiti artists.

Society » Culture | September 13, 2009, Sunday // 18:45 | Viewed: 3888

Harlem Gospel Choir with 4 Concerts in Bulgaria in November

One of the most popular gospel groups in America, Harlem Gospel Choir, is going to perform in four Bulgarian cities in November 2009.

Society » Culture | September 13, 2009, Sunday // 13:25 | Viewed: 3702

Bulgaria Film among Top 3 Finalists for EP LUX Prize

The Bulgarian film "Eastern Plays" of director, Kamen Kalev, a co-production with Sweden, is among the top three selected to compete for the EP LUX Prize.

Society » Culture | September 11, 2009, Friday // 16:29 | Viewed: 1890

Bulgaria Nominates Movie Hit for Best Foreign Film Oscars

The movie "The World Is Big and Salvation Lurks around the Corner," directed by Stefan Komandarev, is the Bulgarian nomination for the Oscars.

Society » Culture | September 10, 2009, Thursday // 16:20 | Viewed: 3084

Jews from around World Honor Centennial of Sofia Synagogue

Representatives of Jewish organizations from around the world together with many Bulgarians attended Wednesday evening the culmination of the celebrations of the 100 birthday of the Sofia synagogue.

Society » Culture | September 9, 2009, Wednesday // 20:54 | Viewed: 7537

Bulgaria Marks European Day of Jewish Culture

The 10th edition of the European Day of Jewish Culture is held Sunday, across 20 countries in Europe.

Society » Culture | September 6, 2009, Sunday // 10:59 | Viewed: 2192

Rock for Rocks - Concert in Support of Bulgaria Belogradchik Wonder

Ken Hensley, best known as member of the famous Uriah Heep, and Bulgarian rock band Sunrise will stage a concert Saturday night in support of the Belogradchik rocks, a nomination in the world's new Seven Wonders ranking.

Society » Culture | September 5, 2009, Saturday // 12:11 | Viewed: 3667

Legendary Jon Lord Rocks Bulgaria's Plovdiv

The legendary composer and Deep Purple co-founder, Jon Lord, rocked Bulgaria's second largest city of Plovdiv Tuesday night.

Society » Culture | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 5199

American Jazz Quartet to Mark Unification Day in Sofia

An American jazz concert will take place on Sunday, September 6 at 5 p.m. at the band shell in the Borissova Gradina to celebrate the Unification Day and the end of the summer.

Society » Culture | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 3175

Madonna Collapsed Twice on Stage During Bulgaria Concert

Madonna allegedly collapsed twice on stage during her Saturday concert in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, according to UK media reports.

Society » Culture | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 09:32 | Viewed: 3831

Madonna Tours Jewish Holy Sites after Bulgaria Gig

A day after staging the biggest concert in Bulgaria's music history on Saturday evening and skipping to spend the night in its capital Sofia, Madonna headed to Jerusalem's Old City where she toured an ancient tunnel near the Western Wall.

Society » Culture | August 31, 2009, Monday // 08:19 | Viewed: 1928

Madonna Saves Bulgarian Audience Roma Discrimination Talk

US pop star Madonna made no mention of the discrimination against the Roma during her concert in the Bulgarian capital Sofia Saturday night.

Society » Culture | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 01:20 | Viewed: 3798

Madonna Rocks Sofia for 2 h in Biggest Concert on Bulgarian Soil

US pop star Madonna rocked the Bulgarian capital Sofia Saturday night from 10 pm until 12 am in her first ever concert in Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 00:32 | Viewed: 5706

60,000 Gather for Madonna Gig in Bulgaria's Capital

A total of sixty thousand Bulgarians and foreigners have gathered for Madonna's concert in Sofia's stadium on Saturday night, which has been described as the largest gig ever organized here.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2009, Saturday // 19:13 | Viewed: 2402

8 Hotels Ready to Welcome Madonna in Bulgaria's Sofia

Though Madonna's plans during her stay in the Bulgarian capital Sofia are shrouded in mystery, eight hotels have said they are ready to accommodate the pop queen, should she decide to spend the night here, organizers announced.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2009, Saturday // 17:01 | Viewed: 2482

Madonna Lands in Bulgaria's Capital - Report

Five hours before her much awaited appearance on stage in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, the pop queen Madonna has reportedly arrived in the city at 4 pm.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2009, Saturday // 16:03 | Viewed: 3233

Madonna Stay in Bulgaria Shrouded in Mystery

Hours before the much awaited concert of pop queen Madonna in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, the timing of her arrival and departure are being strictly kept in secret.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2009, Saturday // 14:51 | Viewed: 1456
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