ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Folklor/Audio01_eng_29_11_10.mp3 St. Nicholas is one of the most loved and honored saints in Bulgaria. The winter feast of the saint is celebrated on 6 December. In folklore the day is known as Nikulden or Fish..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Myzika/Audio02_eng_29_11_10.mp3 The Christian feast of St. Andrew’s day is also observed as Bear’s day in Bulgarian folklore tradition. Folk myth has it that St. Andrew once tamed a bear hence the coinciding of the..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Folklor/audio01_eng_22_11_10.mp3 Nothing of ours is bad is a common Bulgarian saying. We often use it in the context of our typical proclivity to make fun of our own flaws. “There’s no mountain higher than..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Folklor/audio01_eng_18_11_10.mp3 “The man is half a man, and the woman- half a woman. They roam the earth like that, until they meet and get married to make a whole person”, reads a short story from Northern..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Myzika/audio01_eng_17_11_10.mp3 In Folk Studio we feature some of the most interesting legends and stories about Christian Orthodox saints that have become part of Bulgarian folklore. Stay with us! God is the..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Myzika/audio01_eng_11_11_10.mp3 We bring you today a selection of folk songs traditionally performed at sedyank, the Bulgarian word for working bee gatherings in the past. What was the so-called “sedyanka” and what..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Folklor/audio01_eng_09_11_10.mp3 Bread and wine are traditional Christian symbols, which are an indispensable part of rituals related to the Holy Communion, baptizing, or service for the dead. Long before Bulgaria..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Folklor/audio01_eng_04_11_10.mp3 Hello and welcome to this edition of Folk Studio on Radio Bulgaria! Today we offer you a feature on an important feast in the Bulgarian Orthodox Church calendar, the Day of the Holy..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Folklor/audio02_eng_26_10_10.mp3 Hello and welcome to this edition of Folk Studio on Radio Bulgaria! Today we offer you a feature on one of the best loved holidays in the Bulgarian festive calendar, the day of..
ftp://files.bnr.bg/RadioBulgaria/Angliiska/Folklor/audio01_eng_25_10_10.mp3 Man is born only once, and only once he marries and dies, one of the most popular Bulgarian proverbs goes. It is quite telling of the way Bulgarians understand key values. The..
1,370 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 10,544 tests performed, data of coronavirus.bg show. 87% of the..
Bulgaria is to introduce a lockdown, if Covid-19 morbidity reaches 1,000 new cases per 100,000 people and the number of Covid-19 patients in..
The Bulgarian National Bank is holding an auction for the sale of ten-year treasury bonds to the tune of EUR 250 million. The bonds are expected to..