Friendship is a bond that asks for nothing but love, care and savvy. A friend is someone who is a no-one, but still everything that we want in our lives. Let us celebrate this Friendship Day in mPanchang style. We bring you the most exclusive and astonishing facts about friends and friendships. We wish you a Happy Friendship Day in our own fashion. Let us recognize some of the facts on Friendship Day.
WHEN IS FRIENDSHIP DAY 2017?
6th August 2017
FRIENDSHIP DAY FACTS
The founder of Hallmark cards, Joyce Hall, in 1919 originally promoted Friendship Day.
It was the first Sunday of August when people intended to celebrate their friendship.
Then the idea of World Friendship Day was founded on 20th July 1958 by Dr. Artemio Bracho while having dinner with his closest friends in Puerto Penasco. The town is located on the river Paraguay which is about 200 miles in the North of Asuncion Paraguay.
The General Assembly of the United Nation on 27th April 2011 declared 30th July as the official International Friendship Day.
Friendship Day traditionally takes place on the first Sunday of August. There is no specific date defined for the same.
This day was initially created by the greeting card industry but with the development of the internet and social media, Friendship Day has gathered major audiences in countries like India, Bangladesh and Malaysia.
Friendship Day brings an exchange of flowers, wrist bands, gifts and greeting cards. These things are really popular to present on this day.
United States Congress in 1935 announced the first Sunday of August to be the National Friendship Day in honour of friends.
One more interesting fact to gather would be that the Women’s Friendship Day is celebrated on the third Sunday of September.
The Best Friend Animal Society established an occasion called Best Friends Weekend which is celebrated from 23rd June to 25th June.
The Spanish Friendship Day (D del Amigo) is celebrated on 20th July every year, principally in the countries like Uruguay and Argentina.
In the Month of May, Old Friends Week and New Friends Week is celebrated.
It is also known that the month of February is denoted as the International Friendship Month.
Winnie the Pooh was declared as ‘The World Ambassador of Friendship’ in the year 1997.
The song by the Beatles which is popularly known as the Immortal Song on Friendship, ‘With a little help from my Friends’ was released in the year 1967.
Friendship Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of August in many countries and in some countries it is celebrated on various dates.
It is a popular tradition to present a yellow rose or a pink rose to those friends who were present in your bad times.
On this day, social and cultural events are organized in many places to celebrate the occasion.
According to the Holy Bible, friendship is a bond that reflects faith, trust and companionship among the humans.
Even in the Indian culture in the Hindu Epic ‘Mahabharata’ it is mentioned that; Lord Krishna demonstrated the genuine colors of friendship i.e., romance, affection, union, intimacy, teasing and protection.
CELEBRATE YOUR LOVE & COMPANIONSHIP WITH mPANCHANG
Friendship Day is an occasion to celebrate the emotions, love, care and intimacy with your allies. mPanchang brings you the list of the most auspicious days and festivals through which you can bring a positive change in your life. Check the list of major Festivals & Vrat, Purnima & Amavasya Dates and it also features Chinese Gender Predictor for free.
Make this friendship day utmost special by making your friend’s day utmost memorable and precious. Help them in predicting their future, career, finances and relationship goals through mPanchang. We help you to guide them in an accurate guidance and also help them in changing their paths in a positive way.
We help you and your friends in many ways. Some of them are:
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Keep a track of your day, week and year through Free Daily Horoscope, Weekly Horoscope and Yearly Horoscope on mPanchang. The Horoscopes are produced with high precision and calculations based on the Hindu Vedic Astrology under the guidance of top astrologers.
Keep yourself updated with the major Festivals & Vrat followed in the Hindu Community. mPanchang provides you with the list of major Vrat & Festivals. So, keep yourself updated with days like Purnima, Amavasya and Ekadashi. Vrat like Purnima Vrat, Amavasya Vrat andEkadashi Vratwith their dates are featured.
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What more can you offer yourself and your friends at such an ease for free? We believe in getting people closer by leading them to the best of their traits. mPanchang join hands on this FRIENDSHIP DAY with you and bid you a very HAPPY FRIENDSHIP DAY. Make a promise to your best friend this year and fulfill it before the next Friendship Day. Cheers!