According to some beliefs in Bulgaria the period of transition from one season to another is the right time for divination, magical practices and protective rituals. That is why all folk customs at the end of the calendar year are similar..
There are two Orthodox holidays in Bulgaria, devoted to St. Nicholas Wonderworker, Archbishop Mirlikiyski – on December 6 and on May 9 (the so-called Summer St. Nicholas’ Day). Every Thursday is also devoted to the saint. “Rule of faith and..
Bulgarian folk singer Kalinka Valcheva has a career worth noting. Her sparking soprano voice attracts the listener’s attention. She easily uses complicated musical ornaments in slow songs just as she sings dance melodies typical for her..