The Day of Bulgarian education and culture and Slavonic Script (May 24) is closely related to the work and the deed of the Holy Brothers Cyril and Methodius. The Bulgarian Orthodox Church which canonized them as saints honors Cyril and..
Days after the bright Bulgarian holiday dedicated literacy, education and culture – May 24, we take a look at the language of our ancestors. For Bulgarians it is the personification of our national identity, the carrier of important symbolic and..
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov will be visiting Rome on May 24th and will meet the head of the Roman Catholic Church, His Holiness Pope Francis on May 25th. The occasion is the celebration of the Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture and..
In November 1948 the Bulgarian school in Bratislava opened doors to carry out its mission of keeping the Bulgarian spirit, culture and traditions at the center of Europe. The first alumni were 44 children of Bulgarian market gardeners who had..
On the eve of the most Bulgarian and culturally significant holiday –the Day of Slavonic Alphabet, Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture, celebrated on May 24, the Ministry of Culture with Minister Boil Banov, awarded the Golden Age State Award to..
One of the most respected days on the Bulgarian holiday calendar – 24 May, is the Day of letters and the Bulgarian alphabet created in the second half of 9 th century. This day takes us centuries back and reminds of a piece of heritage which..
In figures from the Institute for Bulgarian Language at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in Sofia, roughly 15 million people across the globe speak Bulgarian. On the eve of the Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture May 24, we look into a..
Do you remember the impatience that you would hand over the book with fairytales to you mom, in order for the latter to read fascinating stories for faraway lands, adventures and travels? The pupils of Zheni Popova see Bulgaria as this faraway..
The Sofia Municipality and Bulgaria’s Ministry of Education and Science are organizing a festive procession and a solemn ceremony on occasion of the Day of Bulgarian Culture and Slavonic Script-May 24. Bulgaria’s President Rossen Plevneliev and Sofia..