Immediately after the bloody suppression of the April Uprising in 1876 against the Ottoman rule, prominent European public figures initiated a campaign in defense of the Bulgarian population . Among them was a woman who inscribed her name in..
On October 19 the Bulgarian Orthodox Church honors the translation of the relics of Saint John of Rila to Serdica (present-day Sofia) and his canonization as a saint. John of Rila is knows as wonderworker, because his name is associated with many..
The venerable Paraskeva of Epivat who lived in the 10 th -11 th century is known in this country as Saint Petka of Bulgaria. Her patron saint’s day falls on 14 October, known in popular tradition as Petkovden. According to her passional,..
Although many of us prefer to spend more time home these days for fear of the epidemic, others do not forget to seek God where their prayers are..
A project has been changing the way people perceive Sofia, making them see not just streets and buildings, but history and the spirit of writers,..