IX Festival of the Bulgarians in the World "I am Bulgarian" ® 2017
For the ninth consecutive year Bulgarians from all over the world gathered at their festival. This year, in Timisoara, Romania.
The organizers of the Festival are TANGRA® Association (Tonalidad, Arte Natural y Guía para Realizar Actividades) - Madrid and Bulgarce Association - Vinga (in Romanian: Vinga, Theresiopolis - in the name of Queen Maria Theresia) Banat, Romania, populated by the Bulgarians from the beginning of the 18th century until today.
The main goal of the festival is to preserve the national self-consciousness, lifestyle and culture of the Bulgarians in the world, as well as to encourage the study of native language by Bulgarians living abroad.
This year's edition featured children from the Romania, Serbia, Hungary, Spain, Germany and Italy. Many children from Ukraine and from all over the world where Bulgarians live are awarded for their creative achievements.
An exhibition of paintings from the Art Contest of the Festival "I'm Bulgarian" ® 2017 is arranged in the cities of Madrid and Vigna.
The history of the festival dates back to 2009 on the initiative of TANGRA Association, with the active participation of 15 NGOs of Bulgarians living on the territory of Spain on the occasion of celebrating the Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture and the Slavonic script. The second and third editions are also held in Spain (Madrid and Valencia). The following year, 2012, the forum was first organized outside of Spain - in the city of Wroclaw, Poland. He then hosts Prague, Czech Republic, Budapest, Hungary. In 2015, the event was organized in Rome, Italy, and last year in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Extremely strong performance and a special prize for the children from the Bulgarian Language School and Rositsa dance group at the Festival "I Am Bulgarian" ® 2017.
Ivo Chochev is the author of the festival's statuette.
Ceramic Neolithic Technology at the Romanian Culture Week in Bulgaria 15.01.2018 Sonya M [ ... ]
Epiphany and the water that purifies the soul 06.01.2018 Epiphanyis a Christian feast da [ ... ]
Equal access to housing for Roma in Vidin 09.12.2017 Sonya Machorska E [ ... ]
Nicholas Woodcarvers on St. Nicholas Day 06.12.2017 Sonya Machorska [ ... ]
National Music Festival "Petko Staynov" 01.12.2017 Sonya Machorska With hon [ ... ]
Bulgarian-Romanian Project for Reduction of Unemployment 14.11.2017 Sonya Machorska &nb [ ... ]
IX Festival of the Bulgarians in the World "I am Bulgarian" ® 2017 12.11.2017 Sonya Mac [ ... ]
Students will draw a 170-year-old church 08.11.2017 Sonya Machorska A [ ... ]
Lapidarium to Baba Vida Castle 25.10.2017 Sonya Machorska Lapidarium [ ... ]
Athon in drawings and photographs 23.10.2017 Sonya Machorska Exhibiti [ ... ]
Ordinary Bread before St. Dimitar's Day 17.10.2017 Sonya Machorska A [ ... ]
Bulgarian National Festival for Old Urban Songs 08.10.2017 Sonya Machorska [ ... ]
Feast of Fertility in Calafat, Romania 07.10.2017 Sonya Machorska For [ ... ]
An info system will monitor mosquitoes between Bulgaria and Romania 05.10.2017 Sonya Mac [ ... ]
New border crossing between Bulgaria and Romania 03.10.2017 Sonya Machorska   [ ... ]
People's wisdom and traditions of six countries 27.09.2017 The English High [ ... ]
Cities of the Rose 26.09.2017 Sonya Machorska A twinning agreement between [ ... ]