In the world today celebrate the international day in support of victims of crime.
Holidays February 22, according to the Orthodox calendar:
- The day of memory of Martyr Nicephorus of Antioch Syrskoe;
- Uncovering of the relics of St. innocent (Kulchitsky), Bishop of Irkutsk;
- Uncovering of the relics of St. Tikhon (Belavin), Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia;
- The veneration of St. Pancras of Pechersk in the farther caves;
- Pominovenie monk Nikifor and Gennady Vazheozersky;
- The day of memory of martyrs of Marcian (Marcellus) Syracuse, filaria of Cyprus, and pancratius Tauromenium, bishops;
- Day of the Holy Martyr Vasily Izmailov, pastor;
- The veneration of the Holy Martyr John Fryazinova, pastor.
National holidays on February 22:
Day additionally there is a public holiday, when our ancestors in ancient times began to prepare shoes for the summer for the whole family. And have imposed order on the farm, in preparation for the field work.
Carefully watching the weather: the winter was already beginning to weaken, and the approach of winter feels brighter. People believed that the colder the week, the warmer will be March. He paid great attention to dreams. During this period, they were prophetic.
What holiday is celebrated on February 22 countries and peoples of the world?
Today Kyrgyzstan celebrates the Day of workers of land management, geodesy and cartography, Czech Republic – the Beginning of the Masopust – carnival, USA is the birthday of George Washington, Cuba – international festival of Cuban cigars, Egypt – sun Festival at Abu Simbela, Japan – the Day of cats, Saint Lucia – independence Day. In addition, an interesting procession is waiting on visitors and residents in Portugal – where today the Carnival of.
The name day is celebrated Vasily, Gennady, Ivan, Percy, Peter, FR.