1330 years of Bulgaria

1330 years of Bulgaria 

In 2011 , we Bulgarians celebrated 133 years since its liberation . But throughout 2011 and marked another anniversary - 1330 years since the establishment of the Bulgarian state. Skewed or not, the chronicles tell that in the year 681 - st , cavalry Asparouh over the Danube and stuck their flag on our land ! Asparuhova Bulgaria It was originally occupied the lands of today's northeastern and northern Bulgaria, Dobrudja and land northeast of the lower Danube . Establishment and recognition of the new state were widely covered in the seventh century Even in the ninth century Patriarch Nicephorus and Theophanes Confessor, which are the main sources for the events of 680-681 on with great sorrow and pain written shameful defeat of Byzantium by the Bulgarians. This is not an accident - Asparoukh forced Emperor Constantine IV not only to recognize Bulgaria , but also to pay her annual tax , this tax depending Empire maintained until 966 And do not think only of March 3 , it should be noted the national holiday of our country , and throughout 2011 , is filled with celebrations, with enthusiasm , love for Bulgarianness because " Homeland dies only when disappear from the hearts of his sons. " For those who do not know my own, and Bulgarians , who for various reasons are far from it , I will try to present its natural , historical and other attractions . Hope you are doing so that you're interested . For starters, here's a video on the background of the song " Mountain adds anything" performed by folk singer Stefka Sabotinova . You will see the monument of Georgi Benkovski , the creator of " The Flying Band " famous trajn , Koprivstitsa, from where the April Uprising , beautiful lakes in Rila, monuments Shipka and Apostle of freedom Vasil Levski .

 

 

and the song "I am Bulgarian" Poem of Ivan Vazov, classic Bulgarian writer, often called "the patriarch of Bulgarian literature."

 

 

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