Learn about the major festivals and events on August 28 in history
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August 28 is celebrated the assumption of Mary 2019
August 28, Orthodox Christians celebrate the assumption of the blessed virgin Mary 2019. Also this day ends a Dormition fast, which lasted for two weeks.
“Today,” they write, a birthday is celebrated by Ukrainians on 28 August 2019. In addition, we tell about the most interesting and important events that happened in history on this day, as well as about the main signs for August 28.
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Assumption 2019: what not to do
The Orthodox Church considers the assumption to the twelve great feasts – the 12 most important holidays after Easter. This feast in the Orthodox churches, the solemn worship. Precedes the assumption is quite strict Dormition fast lasts for two weeks. It was customary to consecrate the Dormition, August 28, ears, and seeds. Then people chipped in to organize the peers, treated the poor and the needy and baking cakes.
On the day of the assumption had the end of the harvest bread, and the feast was dedicated to the Land-nurse. On this day it was impossible to walk barefoot on the earth, and also to treat her acute equipment: sticks, shovels
Signs on August 28 – the Dormition of the Holy Theotokos 2019
- What is the weather assumption, and this is autumn.
- Rainbow 28 Aug promised a warm autumn.
- Rain on the most pure – rain all autumn.
28 August: an important and interesting events in the history
- 1797 – America agreed to pay Tunisia a ransom for the fact that American ships could walk freely in the Mediterranean without fear of pirates.
- 1883 – the British Empire abolished slavery.
- 1936 – founded Japanese company “Toyota”.
- 1936 – Italy opened the national circuit which is the venue of the Italian Grand Prix in the races “Formula-1”.
- 1941 – the Soviet Union eliminated the Autonomous Republic of the Volga Germans and deported more than four hundred thousands of locals to Siberia and Central Asia.
- 1966 – London court formally adopted the decision on the divorce of Prince Charles and Princess Diana.
- 1985 – Ukrainian poet Vasyl Stus was sent to a camp for political prisoners, where he later died.
- 2000 – took place in London, the biggest street party in Europe – Notting chelski the carnival.
Who was born on August 28
- 1749 German poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.
- 1877 – one of the founders of the company “Rolls Royce” Charles Stewart rolls.
- 1882 – the world’s first woman zoo Director in San Diego Belle Benchley,.
- 1922 – Ukrainian writer Maria lisowska.
- 1925 – Russian science fiction writer Arkady Strugatsky.
- 1948 – actress Natalia Gundareva.
- 1965 – canadian singer Shania TWAIN.
- 1969 – American actor Jason Priestley.
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