29th August

1831 Michael Faraday discovers electromagnetic induction

1885 Gottlieb Daimler invents motorcycle

Anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising (against the Nazis) – see 17th July

Raksha Bandhan/Rakhi (2015 – full moon. Hindu sisters tie a rakhi thread on their brothers’ wrists to symbolise love and devotion) – make friendship bracelets!

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