An online shop for folklore music (CD and DVD), Bulgarian traditional costumes, souvenirs, books and learner’s books for Bulgarian language, icons, carpets from Chiprovtsi and other articles connected to Balkan folklore.
Due to the current global situation with Covid-19 we are temporary unable to deliver outside Bulgaria.
Discount at Atelier Balkanfolk
Discount on embroidered men's shirts, women's costumes and aprons in July and August 2023. Only available items are included in the discount, the photos and prices of which can be seen in the section Shop - Special Offer. 25 July 2023 - Atelier for folk costumes Balkanfolk
45 years of Ensemble for folk songs and dances "Novi Iskar"
Concert on the occasion of 45 years since the creation of the Ensemble for folk songs and dances "Novi Iskar", chief artistic director Valery Gaganelov. With a greeting to the ensemble, the "Zagore" Ensemble from Stara Zagora also participated.
25 June 2023
Pictures of martenitsa - Baba Marta traditional Bulgarian custom
Send martenitsa to your friends!
The Martenitsa (martenica)... this magical amulet inherited by our predecessors is the first sign of the coming spring. That's why each Bulgarian wears martenitsa on the first of March, symbolizing ones faith that hereon everything will be better. People will smile because they believe they have won the benevolence of Baba Marta.
Grandmother Marta, traditional Bulgarian custom (Baba Marta). Photos (pictures) of martenitsa. Send martenica card to your friends or buy martenica from Balkanfolk shop.
Balkanfolk workshop is a meeting of participants from around the world. Admirers of the Balkan folklore will experience the culture, traditions and customs of the Balkan countries and the beauty of Bulgaria.