There was lots of feedback to this photo which I shared yesterday so I repeat it again for today. Yes he is a man full of character and colour. It was a lovely moment at the ploughing championship during the week as he stood faithfully beside his horses. It was obvious that there was a lovely connection between this man and his horses
On This Day
On September 23rd 1846 It was on this day that astronomer Johann Gottfried Galle became the first person ever to observe the planet Neptune
On September 23rd 2022 British Prime Minister Liz Truss released a mini budget containing large tax cuts. It lead to an economic crisis and her own downfall.
Bruce Springsteen (Musician and Singer) is 74
Julio Iglesias (Singer) is 80
Saint For Today
Today September 23rd is the feast of Saint Padre Pio. His original name was Francesco Forgione, also called St. Pio. He was born in 1887 and died in 1968. He is a hugely popular saint and many miracles have been talked about because of the blessings of St Padre Pio.
Significance Of Today
Today is World Rivers Day. Almost every country around the world will have at least one river flowing through it. We all know some river that flows near where we live. World Rivers Day purpose is to remind people about just how important all of the waterways around the world are to us.
Interesting Quote for Today
“It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.” ~Germany Kent
India owns over 200 million cows. The cow is greatly worshiped and taken care of in India. In Hinduism, it is considered that the cow is a sacred symbol of life and therefore should be protected and revered.