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August 15 - Virgin Mary - Holidays - 15 August 2018

August 15 - Virgin Mary - Holidays

August 15 - Today is the Virgin Mary. On this day the Church celebrates the Holy Virgin as patroness of motherhood, women and the family home. Distributed at pre-lit church, the first fruits of the season - grapes, melons, and ritual breads for health and for "God to forgive the dead." For health slaughtered sacrifices and do duty, usually where the Virgin Mary is patron of the local church. In Christianity the holiday is associated with the death of the mother of God 64 years. age. Mary pray at the Mount of Olives, when the angel Gabriel appeared with palm branch in his hand and announces that after three days the spirit will move to the kingdom of heaven. Before she died, she wishes to see again all the apostles, then the angels come for the soul. She was buried...

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Transfiguration of the Lord - 06 August 2018

Transfiguration of the Lord

Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord is celebrated on 6 August. On this day is sanctified grapes from the new harvest, and where it is grown apples are sanctified, then they can now eat. Sanctification occurs at the end of the festive liturgy. Feast of the Transfiguration is selected for the blessing of fruit. In Jerusalem at that time is now ripe grapes, which actually should be hallow this day. On this day ripened fruits and vegetables are imported into the church consecration and only then they can eat. Of Transfiguration begins the harvest of summer grain. For the holiday in many regions are held fairs and folk festivals. Days reduced because the sun turns his back and walks summer to winter.

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International Day Of Beer - 05 August 2018

International Day Of Beer

International Day of beer .... !!! How many stories do you know about alcohol athleticism and adventure of Americans, Spaniards, Russians, Ukrainians, Bulgarians ?. To this day, August 5, at the most alcohol day of friendship between peoples, we can see which is the most durable. More beer, sea of ​​competitions and the sea of ​​new acquaintances! Are conducted auctions, contests, beer "ping - pong" ... Friends, do not miss the opportunity to attend and participate in whatever it was, but a memorable beer party! Beer is the most popular alcoholic beverage in the world. The tradition to celebrate the International Day of beer is not very old, only since 1989. However, fans of beer before and have organized various festivals and celebrations. The founder of the feast of beer...

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Ilinden - Preobrajensko Uprising - 02 August 2018

Ilinden - Preobrajensko Uprising

Ilinden Uprising, or as they call it short and simple Ilinden uprising exploded in August of 1903. It was an organized revolt against the Ottoman Empire and carried out by the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization, VMRO briefly. At the moment the Bulgarian population was in preparation for it, the date was the day of the prophet Elijah - the evening of Sunday, August 2, 1903. Meanwhile, across the territory of IMRO in Eastern Thrace, the Commission leaders of the Edirne Province, agreed that they are not ready for an uprising, but by a sense of solidarity, voted for its initiation. So in Strandja uprising began on the feast of the Transfiguration, August 19, 1903. Uprising in central and southwestern parts of the province are receiving support mainly local Bulgarian peasants and to...

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July 18 - Vasil Levski - 18 July 2018

July 18 - Vasil Levski

Vasil Levski was born on July 18, 1837 in Karlovo. Nature rarely moisture in one person many virtues rarely brave and daring are the most precious , even more rarely are the most powerful and the most democratic. Not always the smartest most selfless , talented - the most modest. And at Levski all major qualities are assembled for light in a unique harmony . There are equally covered soulful revolutionary firmness, dreamer - a man of action , the ability to lead - the humility of the wise man gift orders - ready to obey. Is exacting to others, but most to himself. Strong , but rough - never, but his mental purity serves as a mirror of all who are touched by it. He led the people through the magic of his personality fully completed - this Prometheus of Bulgarian freedom. Nikolai Hajtov...

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