Mother's Day is celebrated to honor all mothers and express gratitude for the hardships they bear in bringing up a child. Most countries including US, Australia, Canada and India celebrate Mothers Day on the second Sunday of May. Mothers Day came into being due to the efforts made by Ms Julia Ward Howe and Ms Anna Jarvis. The Resolution for having a dedicated Mother's Day was signed by US President Woodrow Wilson on May 8, 1914. Since then people across the world have been celebrating Mothers Day with joy and devotion
Mother’s Day Celebrations & Traditions across the Globe
Across the world different versions of Mother’s Day are celebrated. However traditions to celebrate Mother’s Day vary from country to country.
In USA Mother’s Day is known for cheerful celebration when mother are showered with gifts, greeting cards, cakes and things alike. People in Thailand observe
Mother’s Day in the month of August on the birth date of current queen, Sirikit. Another distinctive Mother’s Day celebration is observed in Ethiopia where
families settle down for a get-together, sing songs, eat a large feast that is a part of Antrosht and make cheerful celebrations to honor motherhood.
Mother's Day Messages
you mom for everything that you have
done and keeping doing for me. Thank you
God for having you as part of my life, you have
taught me many good things, today what i have become it's
because of you.
loving nature and your delicate words,
will always flow through me like a gentle
flower. Make sure this day is your day,
and rule with pure enjoyment and pure love!
am so grateful and blessed for having
special mother like you. I appreciate you a lot. Take
care always and God bless. Wish you a
good health and pleasant Happy Mother's Day!!!
Mother's Day Quotes
moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never
existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A
mother is something absolutely new.
you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A
mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for
The Background of Mother’s Day Celebration
The celebration of Mother’s day surrounds commemorates and honor motherhood. It dates back to Rhea, the Mother of Gods and an occasion that merge with springtime. This is as per the Greek mythology. In later historical revelations, it is been found that Mothering Sunday was celebrated in United Kingdom as a traditional feast in which people make visits to the Church of being baptized.
Mother’s Day Celebration Today
The celebration of Mother’s Day is now done by people all over the world by presenting gifts to mother and every motherly figure. Today celebration of Mother’s Day is all about gifting flowers, cards, jewellery and visiting restaurants or giving a holiday surprise to mother. These are the ways people choose to express their gratitude of making mother feel special on the Mother’s Day and to pay thanks to mother for all her contributions for shaping the society. Today the celebration of Mother’s Day has however paved much towards commercialization loosing the actual essence of the celebration of Mother’s Day.