: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Bulgarians in Azerbaijan keep their language, culture and customs

In the early 20th century,a large part of the Bulgarian community in Azerbaijan moved to Ganja, the second largest city in the country, which is a place with a rich and ancient history. “The large Bulgarian community has preserved the language, culture and customs over the years. According to the 1989 census, 289 Bulgarians officially live there. Currently, statistics are being updated”- ethnic Bulgarian Mariya Hüseynova told Radio Bulgaria and added: “I grew up in Ganja and I always introduce myself as an Azerbaijani Bulgarian. My grandmother told me that …read more

Source:: Radio Bulgaria