Happy St Andrews Day 2016 Quotes Wishes Greetings Images Pictures Photos: St Andrews Day is globally rejoiced and celebrated on 30th November mainly in Scotland and in some parts of UK too.
The St Andrews Day is the feast day organized in the name of Saint Andrew. As per believes of the Christian churches the St Andrews Day is a bank holiday in the whole Scotland.
Though, this is a bank holiday falls on Monday and is being celebrated on 1st and 2nd December and also on 30th November on the day of Saturday or Sunday. The Scottish flag, or Saltire, is flown and unfurled on the whole state of Scotland on St Andrew’s Day.
In some of the countries like United Kingdom and the British Union Flag is flown. Some people take off on this St Andrews Day in the country Scotland.
However, most commonly facts associated with the country Scotland and with this day St Andrew’s Day that Saint Andrew was an also patron saint.
He was said to be the saint of some nations which includes, Greece, Romania, Russia and the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople.
In Germany, the feast day is celebrated as Andreasnacht (“(St.) Andrew’s Night”), in Austria with the custom of Andreasgebet (“(St.) Andrew’s Prayer”), and in Poland as Andrzejki (“Andrew’s (festivities)”), in Russia as Андреева ночь (“Andrew’s night”).
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Happy St. Andrews Day Greetings Images Pictures Photos 2016
1). I’m William Wallace, and the rest of you will be spared. Go back to England and tell them… Scotland is free! – William Wallace
2). If Scotland was independent, we’d be the 14th richest country in the developed world – Nicola Sturgeon
3). Scotland is the best place in the whole world – Gail Porter 4). Scotland should be nothing less than equal with all the other nations of the world – Sean Connery
5). I love Scotland – I was made an honorary Wallace after my work on ‘Braveheart,’ you know. If I have two or three days off, I love nothing more than driving up there and climbing around Glencoe – Brian Blessed
6). I think Scotland could take a stand in a wonderful way, ecologically and morally and ethically – Annie Lennox
St. Andrews Day Quotes
1). Whit’s fur ye’ll no go past ye – Whatever happens, happens
2). You’re a wee scunner! – You are a nuisance
3). Speak o’ the Devil – used when talking about someone who then appears
4). A pretty face suits the dish-clout – you are so beautiful a dishcloth would suit you
5). Yer bum’s oot the wind! – You aren’t making any sense
6). Ma heid’s mince – My head’s mixed up
7). Yer gettin’ skelped – You are going to get slapped
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