Brief History of Friendship Day and What is Date Of Friendship Day 2015
Celebrate Friendship Day On 3rd August in 2015
Considering the valuable role friends play in our life it was deemed to fit to have a day dedicated to friends and friendship. The United States Congress, in 1935, proclaimed first Sunday of August as the National Friendship Day. Since then, celebration of National Friendship Day became an annual event. The noble idea of honoring the beautiful relationship of friendship caught on with the people and soon Friendship Day became a hugely popular festival.
Following the popularity and success of Friendship Day in US, several other countries adopted the tradition of dedicating a day to friends. Today, Friendship Day is enthusiastically celebrated by several countries across the world including India.
In 1997, the United Nations named Winnie - the Pooh as the world's Ambassador of Friendship.
Friendship Day is celebrated on 1st sunday of august every year to showcase the love and true meaning of Friendship.
FRIENDS means :
Friendship Day is the best choice to let him/her to know how special friend you are and how much importantance you give in their life.You can wish your friends by presenting Gifts,Cards,Wrist bands and Greeting Cards etc.
It may be noted that some associations celebrate Friendship Day in an entirely different time of the year and with different traditions. For instance,
- National Friendship Day is on the first Sunday in August.
- Women's Friendship Day is on the third Sunday in August
- International Friendship Month is February
- Old Friends, New Friends Week is the third week of May