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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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Fourth of July Independence Day - 04 July 2018

Fourth of July Independence Day

Fourth of July Independence Day. Signed the Declaration of Independence, was born Tom Cruise. But what shows dry statistics - that July 4 is a truly American day. On this date in 1776 in Philadelphia congress featuring thirteen colonies signed the American Declaration of Independence, written by Thomas Jefferson. Since then the day is celebrated as Independence Day SASht.Ne so bright moment on that date had John Adams, the second president of the United States. He was born on October 30, 1735 in Beyntri, Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard in 1755 after three years working as a lawyer in his hometown. In 1776, he was president of the Continental Council and a member of the Committee on the Declaration of Independence. In 1780 in France and the Netherlands, where agreed a loan of $ 1.4...

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"July Morning" - 01 July 2018

"July Morning"

The year is 1980, the site - south beach in Varna, the participants - four or five people and the idea was late Violin Stankovic. In the fall of most of us were about to enter the army, and this was our last carefree summer. We estestvenno use it at full speed with little sleep and lots of shenanigans. It all happened by chance and without any preparation, just Willy said: Hey do you want to spend a night on the beach and watch the sunrise in the morning? FOR Estestvenno were all so it all began. Then we said we would do well to gather each summer to this day. From 1980 to 1983 we had no opportunity to not only collect but also to see because we sent troops to different parts of the country to guard against "bad imperialists who only waited a convenient time for us to conquer and enslave...

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Midsummer - 24 June 2018

Midsummer

Midsummer is an old Slavic holiday that is celebrated on 24 June each year. On the same day Eastern Orthodox Christian Church celebrates the day of John the Baptist and commonly rituals and traditions of the two holidays overlap. In different areas the name is pronounced differently - in the name of Sofia District holiday is Yanevden in Struga - Ivanden in Ohrid-Ivandan in Veliko Tarnovo - Ivan bilyober or Dragiyka. The celebration coincides with the summer solstice, so many beliefs and customs associated with the path of heavenly light, and his cult. On this day his name day celebrating all named Enyo, Encho, John, John Yanni, Yana, Ioannina, Y., Yanita, Yanko, Yancho. It is assumed that the root of the festival lies in the Slavic tradition. In Russia, the holiday is called Ivan Kupala...

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