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Easter! Christ is Risen! - Holidays - 08 April 2018

Easter! Christ is Risen! - Holidays

 Nature, updated and dressed in their new spring clothing, will celebrate with us Christ's resurrection. Our souls are filled with awe and beauty. Abundant life is pressingeverywhere! Worship shines from our mysterious and imperceptible to the human eye phenomenon Son of God. The victory of good over evil, of life over death. In the hearts of Christians raised his voice: Christ is risen! And somewhere on the depth of bathers in the divine love hearts rises pulling at the hearts of believers retaliatory greeting: Risen Indeed!     Today...

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International Day of Children's Book - 02 April 2018

International Day of Children's Book

Today, 2 April, celebrates the International Day of Children's Book. The holiday is celebrated on the birthday of the Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen, who wrote one of the most recognizable and loved by the children stories - "Tin soldier", "The Little Mermaid," "The Little Match Girl," "The Princess on the Pea" and many other.Traditionally, since 1967 every year a different country hosts the celebration ofInternational Day of Children's Book. This year's host is Mexico, but the message is"Once upon a time ..." The story of Angel Karaliychev "Mother tear" is...

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Maundy-Week - Traditions - 02 April 2018

Maundy-Week - Traditions

Maundy-Week This is called the days of Christ's suffering the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem to his death. Therefore, each day from Monday to Saturday is called Great. • Easter Monday - Jesus entered Jerusalem temple and it is filled with traders. Son of God cast out the traders, because the temple is home to pray, not auction. In the Gospel speaks of the preaching of Jesus in the temple and say it curse the barren fig tree - a symbol of the human soul, which knows no prayer, repentance, and do not bear spiritual fruit. • Great Tuesday - Christ preached in the church and give his last moral precepts;...

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Lazarus (Lazaritsa) and Palm (Palm Sunday) - Traditions - 01 April 2018

Lazarus (Lazaritsa) and Palm (Palm Sunday) - Traditions

In the calendar of the Christian Church Lazarus is associated with the resurrection of Lazarus, who lived in the town of Bethany, near Jerusalem. According to the gospel, when the Savior was in the land beyond the Jordan, Lazarus fell ill and died. When the Messiah returns, resurrects buried the fourth day of his funeral as a sign of gratitude for its hospitality. According to medieval manuscripts Lazarus lived another 30 years in a strict fast and abstinence and was named the first bishop of Kition city on the island of Cyprus. On Lazarus church celebrated with a festive liturgy resurrection of Lazarus, and the memory of the martyr St. Lazar Bulgarian, tortured and killed on April 23, 1802.According to Bulgarian folk tradition Lazarus or "Lazaritsa" is the day...

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April 1 - the day of humor, jokes and lies - 01 April 2018

April 1 - the day of humor, jokes and lies

This is the only day of the year when you can joke about with your friends to lie and playall away! Even necessarily Trick someone. All over the world celebrate April Fool. Dayof laughter in different countries has its own specific national traditions and humorinherent in each country. Here's how this day is marked around the world. In Bulgaria, 1 April - Day joke and a lie is a special tribute in the capital of humor -Gabrovo. This picturesque and colorful town is the longest in Bulgaria - for 25kilometers! On this date, April 1, 1972 in...

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