A day in pictures

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The bishopric temple St. Nikolai Miracle-Maker in the town of Vidin, on the Danube River, a holy liturgy was served on the occasion of Nikulden (St. Nicolas Day). A unique, century old icon-lamp was lit especially for the occasion. It is made of pure silver and in the form of a boat, the symbol of the patron saint.  Photo: BTA

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A Christmas charity bazaar opened before the Municipality building in Plovdiv. Master glass craftsman Ivan Stanev shows every day how glass decorations for the Christmas tree are made. Photo: BTA

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On the occasion of Nikulden (St. Nicolas Day), a holy liturgy was served in the Black Sea city of Varna. Selected units from the Bulgarian Naval Forces gave military honors. Later in the day the Church Board and the Navy commandment gave out fish soup offering (kurban) to the gathered people for the feast. Photos: BTA

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Numerous believers gathered in the newest temple in Plovdiv – St. Nikolai Miracle-Maker for the big Christian holiday Nukulden (St. Nicolas Day). The festive holy liturgy was served by Plovdiv Bishop Nikolai. Photo: BTA

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Colorful Christmas decoration has been arranged in many places in the central part of the city of Plovdiv. Photo: BTA



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