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Light Love Rituals: Bulgarian Myths, Legends, and Folklore

Light Love Rituals: Bulgarian Myths, Legends, and Folklore

Author(s): Ronesa Aveela

Location(s): Bulgaria

Genre(s): Nonfiction

Era(s): Various

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Content

• Discover Ancient Bulgarian Myths, Legends, Folklore, and Mythology
• Meet Heroes from Greek Mythology with Thracian Origins
• Enjoy Diverse, Delicious Modern and Traditional Bulgarian Recipes

A book for children and adults from 8 to 108 who would like to take a journey and discover Bulgarian folk tales, legends, and mythology. Whether you want to learn a little about their ancient Thracian origins, or you want to experience rituals practiced throughout the year with a fictitious Bulgarian family, or even if you’re only interested in traditional Bulgarian cuisine, this book has something for everyone.

Bulgarian culture is rich in folklore and traditions surviving since the days of the ancient Thracians. As pagan and Christian religions collided, many celebrations merged into one. “Light Love Rituals” will take you on a journey to discover these unique festivals.

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An interesting collection of insights into Bulgarian culture, starting early in the year and working through the seasons. Some wonderful pictorial additions and recipes.

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A story in which the location plays as important a role as the rest of your words.

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Entries close 6th November 2021