Today, Bulgaria celebrates St. George’s Day! May 6 is also the Day of Bravery and the Day of the Bulgarian Army. The day gives the start of the farming cycle, which ends on St. Demetrius Day (October 26). In Bulgarian folk beliefs, St. George is..
In order to eliminate the unjust fragmentation of Bulgaria after the Berlin Treaty of 1878, Bulgaria fought in four wars for national unification. Later, placed under Soviet command, it joined the final stages of World War II. Many Bulgarian..
The Orthodox Church celebrates Holy Tuesday today. On this day the Holy Mother of God is honoured. This is the second day of the Holy Week in which the saints are blessed. It is called so because it is believed that the Resurrection of Christ brings..