The archive of Neophyte of Rila in the Scientific Archives of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

(On the occasion of the 130th anniversary of his birth)

Iva Trifonova



Priest Neophyte of Rila is one of the most prominent educational figures during the age of the Bulgarian National Revival. His manuscript heritage is a valuable historical and cultural monument of that epoch. The unpublished part of his archives that is preserved in the Scientific Archive of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences is presented in this article.