On May 6 the Bulgarian Orthodox Church honors St. George – martyr for the Christian faith who lived in the end of the 3 rd and the beginning of the 4th century. St. George is depicted in icons as slaying a dragon. According to..
"Colorful George went out to go round fields and green woods…” – such lyrics are often found in folk songs that to this day are performed on Gergiovden, the traditional version of St. George’s Feast, May 6. One of the best loved..
“Salió Jorge el Florido a recorrer los sembradíos y los bosques verdes”… Este tema está presente en muchas canciones folclóricas interpretadas hasta hoy en San Jorge (6 de mayo, según el calendario cristiano ortodoxo). Es una de las..
Hristina Morfova was one of the foremost European singers in the early 20 c. Born in the southern Bulgarian city of Stara Zagora and educated in the Paris Conservatory, the operatic diva began her career abroad. In 1915 she joined the Bulgarian..
The Sofia Orchestra marked its jubilee on April 16, the date on which it was founded fifty years ago. The idea for this belongs to Stefan Kolev and Ilyan Sabadoshev. “It is important to know the history of Bulgarian music,..
El 16 de abril de 1964 fue creada la orquesta “Sofía”. El medio centenario de su creación fue conmemorado este año en la misma fecha en el club capitalino, Tea House. La idea de organizar esta fiesta fue de Stefan Kolev e Ilian Sabadoshev. “Para..
Paskalya günlerinde Bulgar halkının gelenekleri dönüştürme yeteneğinin eseri olan bir dizi adet canlandırılıyor. Bizim topraklarımızda Paskalya yortusu, putperestlikten kalan rengarenk ilk bahar göreneklerini tamamen kaldırılmadı. Bazıları otantik..
The knack of transforming every tradition is a hallmark in Bulgaria that has given rise to a number of Easter rituals. In our lands, religious feasts have never fully replaced the colourful pagan rituals for welcoming spring. Some of them have..
13 Nisan’da ülkemizde Tsvetnitsa, Türkçe’de Söğüt bayramı veya Dallar pazarı olarak bilinen bayram kutlanıyor. Bu günde çiçek ve ağaç ismini taşıyan kişiler isim günü de kutluyor. Tsvetnitsa her zaman Paskalya Yortusu, halk dilinde “Kızıl yumurta “..
Though an integral part in the cycle of a few great Christian feasts, the folklore celebrations of Lazaritsa (equivalent of the Feast of Saint Lazarus) and Tsvetnitsa (equivalent of Palm Sunday) are distinctly Bulgarian. They..
The levels of ammonium nitrogen and nitrite-nitrogen from the water samples taken near the cargo ship Vera Su that ran aground Kamen Bryag are seven..
1,000 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 5,683 tests performed, data of the web portal coronavirus.bg..
The quality of the Recovery and Resilience Plan is more important than the speed of payments, said Tsvetan Kyulanov, Head of the European Commission's..