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Razgrad
Map of Bulgaria, Razgrad is indicated
Province
(oblast)
Razgrad
Population 39 540 (14.12.2005)
Altitude  ? m
Postal code 7200
Area code 084
Geographic coordinates 43° 32' north, 26° 31' east
Time zone EET
(UTC+2; UTC+3 in summer)
Mayor Dencho Boyadzhiev
Ibrahim Pasha (İbrahim Paşa) Mosque
Ibrahim Pasha (İbrahim Paşa) Mosque

Razgrad (Разград) is a city in northeastern Bulgaria and the capital of Razgrad Province, built upon the ruins of the Ancient Roman town of Abritus on the banks of the Beli Lom. Razgrad has one of the dense Turkish populations in Bulgaria, with 27% of the municipality's citizens declaring to be Turks in 1998. An absolute majority of 69% are Bulgarians, with the remaining 4% being composed for the most part of Roma. Image File history File links Razgrad_location_in_Bulgaria. ... Since 1999 Bulgaria is divided into 28 oblasts (provinces or regions) that correspond aproximatly to the 28 okrugs that existet before 1987. ... Razgrad region shown within Bulgaria Razgrad is a province in northern Bulgaria. ... metre or meter, see meter (disambiguation) The metre (in the U.S., chiefly meter) is a measure of length, approximately equal to 3. ... Blagoevgrad - 2700 Bansko - 2770 Bania - 2778 Kremen - 2771 Eleshnitza - 2782 Dobrinishte - 2777 Belitsa - 2780 Gotse Delchev - 2900 Gurmen - 2960 Kresna - 2840 Petrich - 2850 Razlog - 2760 Sandanski - 2800 Satovcha - 2950 Simitli - 2730 Strumiani - 2825 Hadzidimovo - 2933 Yakoruda - 2790 Riltzi Burgas - 8000 Dyuny - 8001 Elenite - 8002 Slunchev Briag/Sunny Beach - 8240 Aitos... A telephone numbering plan is a system that allows subscribers to make and receive telephone calls across long distances. ... A time zone is a region of the Earth that has adopted the same standard time, usually referred to as the local time. ... Time zones of Europe: Eastern European Time (EET) is one of the names of UTC+2 time zone, 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time. ... UTC also stands for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Coordinated Universal Time or UTC, also sometimes referred to as Zulu time, the basis for civil time, differs by an integral number of seconds from atomic time and a fractional number of seconds from UT1. ... Eastern European Time Central Africa Time Israel Standard Time South Africa Standard Time Central European Summer Time West Africa Summer Time Category: ... Moscow Time Eastern European Summer Time Eastern African Time Category: ... Image File history File links Razgradgerb. ... Image File history File links Rz_cami. ... Image File history File links Rz_cami. ... Razgrad region shown within Bulgaria Razgrad is a province in northern Bulgaria. ... The Roman Forum was the central area around which ancient Rome developed. ... The Rusenski Lom (Русенски Лом) is a river in northeastern Bulgaria, the last major right tributary of the Danube. ... The Roma people (singular Rom; sometimes Rroma, Rrom), often referred to as gypsies, are a heterogeneous ethnic group who live primarily in Southern and Eastern Europe, Western Asia, Latin America, the southern part of the United States and the Middle East. ...


Some of Razgrad's landmarks include the Varosha architectural complex from the 19th century, the ethnographic museum and several other museums, the characteristic clock tower in the centre built in 1864, the St Nicholas the Miracle Worker Church from 1860, the Momina cheshma sculpture and the Ibrahim Pasha Mosque from 1530. The mosque is the third largest one in the Balkans (excluding Istanbul) and its reconstruction has still not been completed, having begun in Communist times. Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... The clock tower of Einsiedeln Abbey A clock tower is a tower built with one or more (often four) easily-seen clock faces. ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... Saint Nicholas, also known as Nikolaus in Germany and Sinterklaas (a contracted form of Sint Nicolaas) in the Netherlands and Flanders, is the common name for the historical Saint Nicholas of Myra, who lived in 4th century Byzantine Anatolia, (now in modern Turkey) and had a reputation for secret gift... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... Ä°brahim Pasha Palace to the west of Sultanahmet Square, facing former Hippodrome, in Ä°stanbul, today Turkish-Islamic Art Museum - www. ... Events June 25 - Augsburg confession presented to Charles V of Holy Roman Empire. ... Istanbul (Turkish: Ä°stanbul, see also: other names) is Turkeys largest city, and its cultural and economic center. ... Communist Bulgaria began as the Peoples Republic of Bulgaria (PRB) in 1944, and ended in 1991. ...

Abritus ruins
Abritus ruins

Image File history File links Abritus. ... Image File history File links Abritus. ...

Sister cities

The sister cities of Razgrad are: This article is about partnerships between towns distant from each other; see Twin cities for the different concept of physically neighbouring cities. ...

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External links

  • Razgrad municipality website
  • RazgradOnline.com


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Razgrad - City and District Information - Invest Bulgaria (565 words)
The Razgrad municipality is situated along the valley of the Beli Lom River in the direction southeast - northwest, 60 km away from Rousse, 130 km away from Varna, 55 km away from Shoumen and 36 km away from Targovishte.
The Razgrad municipality is situated on an area of 598 378 decares.
Razgrad is known as a centre of the pharmaceutical industry.
Razgrad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (192 words)
Razgrad (Разград) is a city in northeastern Bulgaria and the capital of Razgrad Province, built upon the ruins of the Ancient Roman town of Abritus on the banks of the Beli Lom.
Razgrad has one of the dense Turkish populations in Bulgaria, with 27% of the municipality's citizens declaring to be Turks in 1998.
Some of Razgrad's landmarks include the Varosha architectural complex from the 19th century, the ethnographic museum and several other museums, the characteristic clock tower in the centre built in 1864, the St Nicholas the Miracle Worker Church from 1860, the Momina cheshma sculpture and the Ibrahim Pasha Mosque from 1530.
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