We celebrate May 24 as the day of the Thessaloniki brothers Cyril and Methodius, first teachers and creators of the Glagolitic language before the Moravian mission in 862-863. This most beautiful Bulgarian spring holiday is also a day for the Bulgarian school, for all students and teachers, but it is not always was celebrated on this date.

May 24 – day of Bulgarian education and culture and Slavic writing

Icon of St. St. Cyril and Methodius, 1861 from the building of the Bulgarian church and the first Bulgarian school "St. St. Cyril and Methodius" in Bucharest, opened on May 11, 1869.

Icon of St. St. Cyril and Methodius, 1861 from the building of the Bulgarian church and the first Bulgarian school "St. St. Cyril and Methodius" in Bucharest, opened on May 11, 1869.
Exhibit in the permanent exhibition "Bulgarian lands under Ottoman rule, XV - XIX centuries" in hall No. 4 of the NIM

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