May 24th: The Bulgarian Alphabet, Script and Culture Day

If you like Japanese fabrics you have surely seen the Cyrillic alphabet. It is an interesting and beautiful way to see a Cyrillic alphabet. It is the day of two brothers - Saints Cyril and Metodius, who were venerated in the Eastern Orthodox Church  as saints with the title of "Equals to the Apostles" - celebrated on May11th /24th. In 1880, Pope Leo XIII introduced their feast into the calendar of the Roman Catholic Church. ...more