Happy Day of Bulgarian students!

Happy Day of Bulgarian students! 

On December 8, celebrate all Bulgarian students. This day is a holiday as far back as 1903, as is the feast of the only university at the time of the Principality of Bulgaria. A decision to this day has taken its Academic Council in 1902. The celebration of this day as a holiday, however, was canceled after 1944. and was moved to November 17. Then another student notes celebration - the international student solidarity. In 1962, the feast of the university - December 8 was restored, and at its meeting of 28 October 1994 the Council of Rectors again made the decision on December 8 any day, free of classes in which to celebrate all Bulgarian students. For several decades Eighth December is celebrated as a holiday by many generations of Bulgarian students. So is ancient times. It is believed that the student anthem - "Gaudeamus igitur" is sung as early as the 13th century, and its authors are not known. Modern text you hear today was written in 1781 by the German poet wandering Kindleben. The melody of this hymn is created earlier song by Gunther. Eighth December is a celebration of youth, young people who have been and will be the most active part of society. Not only in Bulgarian history and worldwide.

 

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