Assumption of Mary

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Noun1.Assumption of Mary - celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life endedAssumption of Mary - celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Dormition in the Eastern Orthodox Church
holy day of obligation - a day when Catholics must attend Mass and refrain from servile work, and Episcopalians must take Communion
Aug, August - the month following July and preceding September
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Here is what you need to know at the London market open: MARKETS FTSE 100: called down 20.68 points, 0.3%, at 7,127.20 Hang Seng: up 0.5% at 25,416.09Nikkei 225: closed down 1.2% at 20,405.65DJIA: closed down 800.49 points, 3.1%, at 25,479.42S&P 500: closed down 2.9% at 2,840.60 GBP: flat at USD1.2069 (USD1.2063)EUR: flat at USD1.1146 (USD1.1148)Gold: down at USD1,511.24 per ounce (USD1,516.12)Oil (Brent): up at USD59.33 a barrel (USD58.70)(changes since previous London equities close) ECONOMICS AND GENERAL Thursday's Key Economic Events still to come Assumption Day holiday.
The feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is also known as Assumption Day and the Dormition of the Virgin Mary.
A source familiar with the issue ruled out the formation of the government this month due to religious holidays, like Assumption Day Wednesday and the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha next week.
Note Italy's markets are closed for Assumption Day. Equities have weakened globally, paced by a 2.4% decline in China's CSI 300 amid concerns over weakening growth.
Presidential pardons are granted in Easter, Christmas, August 15 (Assumption Day) and October 1 (Independence Day).
Rahi, who presided a Mass service on the occasion of Virgin Mary's Assumption Day in Diman, deemed that "no society can live happily without moral and spiritual values, which guide its legislative, procedural, administrative and judicial actions at the level of public affairs." R.K.
Since those victories he has had a brush with the EHV-1 virus that savaged one of Rouget's barns but, mercifully, did little harm to a colt who reappears in this Group 3, one of the highlights of Deauville's traditional Assumption Day bank holiday action.
This is the same friend who took her four-year-old to church on Assumption Day weeks after Father Jacques Hamel had his throat cut at the altar in Rouen by extremists and sat through the service as heavily armed soldiers patrolled up and down the nave, going right up to the chancel beneath the pulpit from where the priest was preaching.
1951 15 AUGUST Assumption Day was celebrated with Pope Pius XII making an 'infallible' ruling.
It should be a quiet session in Europe with the Assumption Day being observed in several nations,although there is a major data release in the UK in the form of GDP.
Mary Malankara Indian Orthodox Church's annual Assumption Day Parade, which began here on Sunday with the usual blowing of the kumbu horn and the dancing of the koladi by the congregation's teenage girls, dressed in saris and banging sticks.