Friendship Day A good and true friend is hard to find and if found one, it must be considered as the God’s blessing. The renowned British novelist, poet has correctly put the value of friendship in this quote “Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art.
Friendship Day, also known as ‘mitrata diwas’ in India, is celebrated on the first Sunday of August every year. This year, it will be celebrated on August 4 2019 which is, for obvious reasons, a Sunday.
Human beings are social animals and in order to co-exist in this world, it has become mandatory for all of us to have friends. Friendship, a noble feeling, is one of the best gifts to human kind and this day surely needs a celebration.
Ever since, the country has been celebrating friendship Day on August’s 1st Sunday each year, that could be are remarkable festival here. What a precious day and moment it’s to be with the true friends.
Various countries like India, USA and others celebrate friendly relationship Day on the first Sunday of August every year. This wonderful occasion is on 4th August for 2019.
Make the most of this day and have a gala time together with your friends
. We all want friends, no matter what we are looking or where we are in life, friendship is that the most important ingredient to live life to its fullest.
We need someone special to share our happiness, our sadness and problems with and in such situations our buddies come to our rescue. A true friend is one on whom we can trust blindly.
When everything seems to be going against us, it is our friends who fill us with courage and gives us confidence to keep fighting. It is truly that walking with a friend in dark is way better when compare to walking in the light alone.
Friendship Day History
Friends are the one who know all your secrets that no one else knows. So don’t mess up with them, and not even by mistake you forget the Friendship Day.
Though there’s no need for a day for celebrating friendship as a day is friendship day for friends. The bond doesn’t demands for a day and you all are aware of this fact. Still there’s a day dedicated for this ultimate relation and bond.
When did the Friendship Day celebration started and where?
There are many stories related to this. The most believe and seems true is that the day has its root in the year 1935 when the US congress decided to dedicate a day in the honor of friends.
It’s not known till now what need came to give a day to these useless peoples, who are of no use just kidding.
With the effects of First World War still showing the quarrels, hatred and mistrust between the countries framing the perfect circumstances for proximate battle which actually happened there was urgent need of friendship and camaraderie between the nations and also among the individuals to bring out peace and avert the disputes.
So, with a proper announcement in 1935, declared the occasion of Friendship Day an official holiday in honor of friends and friendship.
Though the occasion doesn’t took the pace in the starting days but with time the idea gain the popularity not only in the US rather all over the world.
Friendship Day Celebration in India
Friendship Day in India has still not got that prominence which it has in the western countries. The friendship Day 2019 is simply here on the verge of happening however still there’s no wind of it in the market where as in the countries like U.S.
There’s much chatter about it and not in present, it’s been since a week prior. The ultimate Happy Friendship Day 2019 is falling this year on August 4th.
It Celebration in India also gained the recognition soon when its commencement. Unlike other days it gained much popularity in a short span and the youth was the key role in this.
The celebration includes the sharing of gifts, cards and the FRIENDSHIP BANDS. The bands are the most used and most trusted gift all over the world. Several programs are organize, grand parties are set up among the friend circles.