Happy Friendship Day cards,Greetings -:If you have lots of internet friends in your connection over various social media like facebook, whatsapp, tumblr, pinterest etc. and you also know that friendship day 2016 is coming and you want to send happy friendship day ecard for facebook, whatsapp and email to them then you are now at a right place.
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.
Friends are undoubtedly a precious asset in our lives and to increase the worth of that asset it is important to retain and nurture the bond of love and trust we share with our friends. And, this is essentially the reason why we celebrating Friendship Day. One of the most popular way of expressing our love and good wishes for friends is through the exchange of Friendship Day Cards. It has been seen that cards come in very handy when we wish to emote our deepest feelings or convey our warm wishes for friends.
History of Friendship Day in US
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.
Advantages of Sending Friendship Day Cards
Exchanging Friendship Day Cards with a large number of friends is seen as a judicious way of keeping friendship alive. As we get very busy in our daily humdrum of life, most of us find little time to spend time with our friends and some times we get so busy that even best of friends to not even occur in our thoughts. Relationship experts advice that one must maintain a list of friends along with their e-mail address and phone numbers and should make it a point to send them e-cards or SMS on Friendship Day. It is also recommended that one must maintain this tradition even if one does not get a response from some of the friends. Because this way one will be able to maintain a warm touch with friends even if you have lost sight of that friend for year. For, after all, friends are said to more precious than most of the things on the earth and this much effort is worthwhile.
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