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Bulgarian Christmas-Бъдни вечер

General about Christmas in Bulgaria  Unlike the rest of the Slavic countries, Bulgaria follows the Gregorian calendar and celebrates Christmas the 25th of December (the rest of the Slavic countries follows the Julian calendar which celebrate Christmas the 7th of January). In Bulgaria they call Christmas Rozhdestvo Hristovo, which literally means “Nativity of Jesus”. On the 25th… Continue reading Bulgarian Christmas-Бъдни вечер