Cultural events

An official ceremony on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of the Declaration of Independence of the Republic of Indonesia took place on the 17th of August in the Indonesian embassy’s garden in Sofia.

It happened on July 5 with a solemn celebration at Odeon Cinema in Sofia. H. E. Ms. Latifa Benazza, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Algerian Democratic and People's Republic of Bulgaria,

In spite of the record heat or even because of it, on 2 July the first Festival of Asian Culture in Bulgaria took place in the Borisova Garden in Sofia with great success.

On the 20th of June, the Central Military Club in Sofia hosted the concert "Songs under the Unsetting Sun" with folk songs from Bulgaria and Finland.

Under this name, on the 15th of June, the photo exhibition of the famous Israeli artist Dorit Feldman, opened in the “Sofia Press” Gallery-Book Store. The event was organized by the Embassy of the State of Israel and the Union of the Bulgarian Artists.

On the 15th of June, in the "Stefan Gechev" Hall of the Embassy of the Hellenic Republic in the Republic of Bulgaria, "Aristotle - Cultural Bridge" Association and “Izida” Publishing House organized a meeting with the writer Makis Tsitas on the occasion of the publication of his book "God is my Witness" in Bulgarian .