During the past night and today the paying of tribute to Elder Dobri, laying in state at the church in Baylovo, continues. He passed away yesterday at the age of 103. Elder Dobri was one of the biggest private donors to Christian temples across Bulgaria, for which he was popularly known as the Saint from Baylovo. Although Elder Dobri liveda humble life in the church yeard, he donated in his life over EUR 40,000 (own money and money donated by generous Bulgarians). Photo: BGNES
The ritual of pruning the vines was reenacted in the yard of the Ethnography and Revival Center St. Sofronii of Vratsa on the occasion of the wine feast celebrating Trifon Zarezan. Photo: BTA
A unique ceramic plaque with proto-script on it, dating back to 8 000 years ago, was shown at the Sliven Regional Museum of History. Photo: BTA
On the occasion of St. Valentine’s Day the red light in the street lights on several crossroads in Sofia were altered in the shape of a heart. The surprise prepared by Sofia Municipality brought smiles to the faces of the numerous passers by, many of who stopped to take photo or make a selfie with the love-streetlights in the background. Photo: BGNES
The only one in Bulgaria and the sixth in the world Museum of Vodka opened in Kavarna, on the Black Sea coast. It displays a private exposition, the collection belonging to Russian citizen Igor Raskevich. Up to date the exposition displays..
“Georgi Baev” Gallery in Burgas displays 15 paintings and drawings of prominent Bulgarian painter Georgi Baev, after whom the gallery has been named. These are works, which the painter has given as a present to various institutions in Burgas..
Drawings made on the surface of thermal rescue blankets, video art and the first in Bulgaria installation including mixed reality are the highlights of the latest visual project of artist Theodor Yshev. The project is entitled “In the mirror,..