Sunday, August 10, 2008

Friendship Day

Apparently, Friendship Day happened last Sunday. Has anyone ever heard of this? What does it mean? According to Google: Friendship Day celebrations take place on the first Sunday of August every year. The tradition of dedicating a day in honor of friends began in US in 1935. Gradually the festival gained popularity and today Friendship Day is celebrated in large number of countries including India. On this day people spend time with their friends and express love for them. Exchange of Friendship Day Gifts like flowers, cards and wrist bands is a popular tradition of this occasion.

1 comment:

MaryDoYaWantTo said...

Darn it I missed this holiday...well I know I'll be able to make up for it as far as Pinky is concerned anyways!