Theophany

The Orthodox Church celebrates this holiday with a particular solemnity. This is the only day in the year when a …

Saint Tryphon

Saint Tryphon was born in the 3rd century in Asia Minor. He received good education from his parents, and he …

St. Lazarus’ Saturday

The day on which we celebrate the memory of St. Lazarus is in the week before the Resurrection of Christ. …

Cheesefare Sunday

Each year for 40 days the Christians prepare themselves to celebrate Pascha. Before the Great Lent starts, the Church has …

Saint Basil the Great

On 1st January in Bulgaria, according to the civil calendar, the first day of the New Year is celebrated. On …

St. Theodore’s Day

The Saturday of the first week of the Great Lent is in the memory of St. Theodore Tyron the Holy …

Resurrection of Christ (Easter)

The Resurrection of Christ is the main holiday in the Orthodox Christian calendar. It is called “the holiday of holidays”. …

Cheesefare Sunday

The evening of Cheesefare Sunday is related to numerous traditions. The Great Lent is an important moment in the life …