Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for awhile and leave footprints on our hearts. And we are never, ever the same.
You don't really need a special day to make your friends feel loved and cared about. But Friendship Day offers you the opportunity to give your friends extra attention and honor your friendship with others. Read on to learn about Friendship Day facts and find out how you can best celebrate this day with your friends.
Friendship Day 2014 will be celebrated on August 3rd.
The tradition of observing Friendship Day began in 1935 when Congress declared that the country would dedicate a day in honor of friends and celebrate it on the first Sunday of August annually. Since then, this event has been celebrated by people of all ages in several countries, in addition to the U.S. As more nations joined in the celebrations, Friendship Day came to be known as the International Friendship Day.
Friendship Day is celebrated with fun and enthusiasm by sending cards, gifts and flowers to close friends.
A popular custom includes giving pink and yellow roses to your friends who've been there when you needed them.
A cultural phenomenon related to this event is the Friendship band that teenagers gift to their friends as a symbol of their friendship and bond that they want to cherish forever
Friendship is like a fresh rose, its fragrance lingers through out your life and keeps you fresh.
A friend remains a friend no matter how badly they fight. I know you’ll always be there for me. Thank you for being my friend.
True friends are like pearls – rare and precious!
Friends are your harshest critics, ardent followers, compassionate guides, and, forever yours.
Friendship is a gift that money can’t buy. It is a blessing that only the fortunate have. I am lucky to have a friend like you.