Global warming, pollution, urbanization and human activity are the main causes of environmental problems on a global scale. That is why numerous environmental protection initiatives are launched every year to remind the human race just how important nature is for our survival. One such pivotal initiative is Earth Hour, held every year on the last Saturday of March, when within the space of one hour – from 8.30 until 9.30 PM local time – people turn off..
I see no reason to neglect the Bulgarian works of serious music - audiences should have the chance to listen to Bulgarian music, especially with a view to the increasingly vocal and slogan-type patriotism that society has recently seen. This is the point of view of Prof. Plamen Djouroff. Composer, conductor and lecturer at the National Academy of Music, he has for close to three decades now been leading the Sofia Soloists Chamber..
Fountains in any city attract people like a magnet. Anyone endowed with a sense of beauty can hear the fascinating stories the murmur of their waters have to tell. A photo exhibition was organized by the Bulgarian Water Association and the I Love Water Association called “The Fountains of Bulgaria”. How did the idea of mounting a photo competition come about and what criteria did the photographs have to meet? The answer from engineer Ivan Ivanov,..
Chair of Special Olympics Bulgaria Tatyana Yancheva voiced to media that the Bulgarian athletes with intellectual difficulties had won at the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017 a total of 9 medals, 4 of..
The communist Committee for State Security made every effort to bend music, as all other forms of art, to its propaganda objectives. Its main aim was to turn it into a “militant art in the ideological..
Spring is now everywhere around. One can hear the voices of different birds in the park more and more often. However, where did sparrows disappear? Environmental experts from the Bulgarian Society for..