Friendship Day is a time to celebrate friendships by spending time together, sharing friendship day quotes, giving of friendship bands, gifts, and cards.
Friendship Day celebrations occur on different dates in different countries. The first World Friendship Day or International Friendship Day was proposed for 30 July in 1958, by the World Friendship Crusade.
Friendship Day is a day for celebrating friendship. The day has been celebrated in several southern South American countries for many years.
International Friendship Day 2017 Date
The first Sunday of August was declared as a holiday in the US in honour of friends by a Proclamation made by US Congress in 1935.
This year International Friendship Day is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, August 6th, 2017.
Friendship Day is an international holiday celebrating friendship. It occurs on different dates in various countries.
Today, many countries including India, celebrate the first Sunday of August as Friendship Day every year.
When is Friendship Day Date 2017 India
Event: Friendship Day
Date: 6th August 2017
The wonderful occasion is slated to be on 6th August for the current year of 2017. In some places of the USA like Ohio, Oberlin and others, the Friendship Day is celebrated on 8th April every year.
International Friendship Day is a day designed to foster friendships and bridge the gaps between race, color, religion and other factors which keep humans from enjoying friendship with one another.
Friendship Day Celebration
Celebrating Friendship Day in a traditional manner, people meet their friends and exchange cards and flowers to honour their friends.
Many social and cultural organisation to celebrate the occasion and mark Friendship Day by hosting programs and get together.
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