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Saint Varvara - 04 December 2018

Saint Varvara

Church commemorates the holy martyr Varvara. Saint lived during the reign of Emperor Maximian, in the city Iliopol. Because of their faith in God, she suffered martyrdom for Christ by the hand of his own father. Varvaritsa, Varvarinden, Varvardan in folk and sister Barbara and Sheba celebrated the next day, are two sisters of St. Nicholas. Sava of them is better, always goes after Barbara and tells her not to run from his sleeve icy grains in the field. Two sisters prepare the feast of St. Nicholas, so I said: "Varvara boils, Sava bake (interfere), Nicholas Guest treats." Widespread belief that Saint Barbara is the patron of children's diseases (and pattern). Its perception is as ugly, lame and disheveled old grandmother who leans on a crutch. With it she strikes children and...

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Andreev Days - Holidays - 30 November 2018

Andreev Days - Holidays

The Orthodox Church honors today the memory of St. Andrew the Apostle, who first of the apostles was called to follow Jesus Christ. St. Andrew is a Christian preacher, the first of the 12 Apostles and brother of St. Petar.Imeto St. Andrew commonly found in the Gospel. He is mentioned in the story of the feeding of the people with five loaves. From the early years Andrei yearned for divine truth and when John the Baptist came from Judea, he became one of his students. Preached in Asia Minor, Georgia and Scythia, for which he was patron of Romania and Russia.         Celebration is called by the people Andrew, Edirne, large or Mechkin day. It is connected to the folk calendar with ideas for the transition from autumn to winter. It is believed that St. Andrew is the patron...

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Donyo Donev - classic animation - Personality - 28 November 2018

Donyo Donev - classic animation - Personality

On 06.27.1929 year in Berkovitsa born Donyo Donev. Graduated graphics at the Art Academy in 1954, and in 1959 specializes in Soyuzmultfilm in Moscow. His first cartoon by artist "Hulled and Grushko" (1957). Donyo Donev is the "father" of the iconic "Three Stooges", which appeared in 1970, and passed over the years in numerous roles. Donev is the author of more than 100 cartoons. Many people define the personality of Donyo Donev as extremely controversial. Indifferent to it would - or strongly liked him or hated him highly. In 2001 he tried to enter politics, but stay out of it because it became clear that he was an agent of the former State Security. This story insults Donev and he decided to deal only with what may - be attributed to his work as a cartoonist and...

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November 10, 1989. Beginning of Bulgaria's transition to democracy. Chronology of events. - 10 November 2018

November 10, 1989. Beginning of Bulgaria's transition to democracy. Chronology of events.

On November 10, 1989, just hours after being opened Berlin Wall on November 9, convened plenum of the Central Committee (CC) of the Bulgarian Communist Party (BCP). The official announcement of the two decisions of the plenum is that "meets the request of Comrade Todor Zhivkov be removed as general secretary and member of the Politburo of the Communist Party" and expressed his "deep appreciation for the dedicated work long in the service of the Party and the people ". Available in the National Assembly to grant his request for release as Chairman of the State Council of the People's Republic of Bulgaria. Another solution is that "elected General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Comrade Peter Mladenov." Tacit news for downloading toured...

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All Souls' Day , the day of commemoration of the souls of the dead - Traditions - 03 November 2018

All Souls' Day , the day of commemoration of the souls of the dead - Traditions

In the church calendar of Bulgaria has three important temples Large, Cherry and Arkhangelsk . They are always on Saturday, and their dates change. The first year was Big Souls , eight weeks before Easter. Cherry Souls before Pentecost and is also linked to the Easter holidays . Michaelmas Souls before Michaelmas . All three major temples are always on Saturday and their dates change. Much Souls is the Saturday before Lent Meat . Every year falls on a different date , but always on a Saturday , 8 weeks before Easter. Cherry Souls on Saturday before Pentecost , and Michaelmas Souls on Saturday before Michaelmas , which is the eighth of November. All Souls honors of the deceased . Rituals that are made these days are inherited from the Thracians, Slavs , although slightly modified . The name...

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