Orthodox Christmas is one of the most important holidays for many people in Eastern Europe, Africa, and Asia. Here's a guide on the history and traditions.
Celebrated annually on 20 July, Ilinden, the Feast of St. Ilia, is among the most famous of the summer holidays and name days in Bulgaria.
Eniovden (sometimes called Enyovden or Saint John's Eve) is a Bulgarian summer holiday that is celebrated annually on 24th June, during Midsummer.
In this brief post, we list the most popular Bulgarian holidays, events, and days off so that you can better understand Bulgaria.
A brief historical timeline of Bulgaria, including important dates and events from Bulgaria's past. Get an overview of Bulgarian history in no time.
Petrovden is a famous name day in Bulgaria, celebrated annually on 29th June; it is widely-celebrated, as it is the day of St. Peter and St. Pavel.
Bread in Bulgaria has a special place in their culture and history, and in this post, we look at just how important this staple is to the Bulgarian people.
Babinden, Midwife’s Day in Bulgaria, is a holiday that’s been celebrated for many years to honor the midwives who helped with home births.
Bulgarians have some great traditions, and the pre-Christmas Koleduvane is certainly one of them, a mix of pagan rituals and Christian symbols.