Wednesday, June 26, 2019


Information about religion in Bulgaria.

Peter and Paul Monastery

The Saints Peter and Paul Monastery is one of 14 monasteries established around Veliko Tarnovo during the era of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom.

Relieving the Distress in Bulgaria

One of the most wise and energetic distributors of the fund so liberally subscribed for the relief of the Bulgarians by the people of England is Mr. Long.

Rila Monastery

Rila Monastery is the largest and most famous Eastern Orthodox monastery in Bulgaria and an important symbol of Bulgarian cultural identity.

Sofia Synagogue

The Sofia Synagogue is the largest in southeast Europe, and one of the largest in all of Europe. It houses a museum of Jewish History.

Easter Eggs

Coloring Easter Eggs is a long-standing tradition in Bulgaria. There are many customs associated with this practice.