Paisii Hilendarski - Personaliry

Paisii Hilendarski - Personaliry 

Saint Paisii Hilendarski (1722-1773), most commonly called and known as Father Paisii. He e Bulgarian clergymen and national  leaders. Author of "Slav-Bulgarian History". Juicy is the founder of the Bulgarian Revival, because that his work has ideas for the Liberation of the Bulgarian people and our national revival. His only certain work is "Slav-Bulgarian History". Only entries Hilendar codices and some of his letters, containing biographical notes, can take information about the life of Paisii. He was born in Bansko in 1722, his father was a trader Michael Hadzhivalchev. In his own words not taught any social sciences. Goes to Hilandar monastery in 1745, where monk and proigumen. For two years he needs to gather materials. He started writing his "Slav-Bulgarian History" in Bansko, but it ends in Zograph monastery in 1762. Travelled Bulgarian lands, brings his "Slav-Bulgarian History" to be copied and thus spread among Bulgarians. Canonized for a saint in 1962 by the Bulgarian Orthodox Church.

 

 

 

 
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