October 23, 2022: Martyrs Eulampius and Evlampia – what not to do today
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According to ancient beliefs, today it is better to stop eating fatty foods and alcohol.
What happened on this day?
Today the Orthodox Church honors the memory of the brother and sister, martyrs Evlampy and Evlampy. This is a period when the day was significantly reduced.
The world celebrates the Day of the organizer of the talk show and the Day of a change for the better.
What can not be done on October 23?
► eat fatty foods
► drink alcohol
Folk beliefs and omens:
► on Eulampia, the horns of the month point to the side where the winds come from
► today the Pre-Winter begins (from October 23 to November 27).
► if the horns of the month are at midnight (to the north) – to be fast and strict winter, snow will fall on dry land; if at noon (to the south) – don’t wait for the coming winter, there will be mud and slush, until the Kazan autumn it won’t wash with snow, won’t dress up in a white caftan
1940 – Pele (real name Edson Arantis do Nascimento), Brazilian footballer, three-time world champion, “king of football”
Angel Day is celebrated by:
Ambrose, Andrey, Anton, Efim, Hilarion, Kirill, Kuzma, Pavel, Parfyon, Savva, Sergey and Yakov
And also on this day:
1769 – three-wheeled steam cart – the ancestor of the automobile – for the first time reaches a speed of 4.5 km/h
1814 – in London, the surgeon Joseph Carpew (English Joseph Carpue) officially performed the first plastic surgery in modern history – to restore the shape of the nose
1859 – the first Sunday school was opened in Kyiv
2000 – Chinese archaeologists discovered a museum of musical instruments, which was created 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty
2000 — Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania discovered the oldest bacteria, which, according to them, are about 250 million years old
2000 — US President Bill Clinton signed a $58 billion executive order to establish a national standard for drinking and driving. According to the document, now the driver's blood can contain no more than 0.08% alcohol