The day of Cyril and Methodius

24 May is a holiday in Bulgaria. My compatriots celebrate “the day of the letters” – the invention in the 9th century by the brothers Cyril and Methodius of the Cyrillic alphabet. Bulgarians are proud to use the Cyrillic alphabet, because it’s the biggest geopolitical project of the then powerful Bulgarian kingdom. It allowed spreading … Continue reading The day of Cyril and Methodius