13 January 2015, Tuesday, 14:02
UFA, 13 January 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Galiya Nabieva/. Pupils of Blagoveschensky orphanage celebrated Christmas in the Society of Friendship "Bashkortostan — Bulgaria". Instead of Grand Farther Frost children were welcomed by the Dragon and Lisana, heroes of Bulgarian fairy tales. Participants took part in games and amusements. The Executive Director of the Society of Friendship Tatiana Korobova told about how the New Year was celebrated in Bulgaria, the differences between Christmas traditions in Russia and in Bulgaria.
At the end of the meeting all children were presented sweet gifts from the Bulgarian cultural centre and apples made of fabric by the children of the Ufa creativity centre. In addition, pupils of the Blagoveschensky orphanage received a special gift — a board hockey game.