Fathers play an important role in a child’s life – they stand by them through thick and thin and help them achieve the best in life. To celebrate this special bond between children and their father. Father’s Day celebration every year in the third week of June. This year, it falls on June 16 (Sunday) in India.
A superhero, guide, friend or role model — fathers means a lot of things to their children and stands by them at all moments. To acknowledge this precious and unconditional bond. Every year Father’s Day celebration in the third week of June. This year, it will be celebrated on June 16 in India.
History of Father’s Day & Why do we celebrate it?
It believes that the day starts by an American woman who raises by a widower. Sonora Smart Dodd was born in Sebastian County, Arkansas in 1982. And her mother died when she was only 16. It was Dodd’s father, William Smart, who raises her and five brothers after their mother died.
Dodd was bothered that there was no day to honour her father who raise the children alone want the celebration to be held on June 5, her father’s birthday. But it was later pushed to Sunday, June 19, 1910.
So Europeans countries celebrate Father’s Day on St Joseph’s Day to recognise the special role of the male parent in a child’s life.
When is Father’s Day?
Father’s Day is celebrated every year in the third week of June. This year, it falls on June 16 in India. And It believes that the day was started by an American woman who raises by her father after she lost her mother.
Why is the date of Father’s Day different in other countries?
While countries including the UK, Ireland, US, France, Cyprus, South Africa, Netherlands, Greece, Japan, Canada and Saudi Arabia celebrate Father’s Day every June. Others have the day on a completely different date.
Instead, Australia, Fiji, Papua New Guinea and New Zealand celebrate their dads in September.
Many people believe that the celebration date is different in the southern hemisphere because June is their autumn, rather than their spring. And the day can be market better in the spring season.
How to Celebrate?
While some people exchange cards, gifts and flowers, others prefer to dine out and spend the day with their fathers. Whether he is a strict father, a cool dad or a doting one. This Father’s Day, show some love and thank him for being supportive and helping you achieve the best in life.
Fathers dedicate their lives for the well-being of their children. They work, care, share and are always the first ones to rise up to any crisis. So Started in 1908, Father’s Day has recently become a global phenomenon with customise theme-base gifts, cards, dinners, shopping vouchers and vacations plan around it. It’s a day to spend time with your dads and do his favourite things together.
10 Dad Things to Do on Father’s Day:-
1. Play in the street.
2. Introduce them to a record player.
3. Invent new cereals.
4. Go playground shopping.
5. Work on a farm.
6. Mod your sports.
7. Make dad the star that he is.
8. Share his hobby.
9. Prepare his favourite food for dinners
10. Just do what dad loves!
On Father’s Day, here are some quotes to show your love to your dad:
“I think my mom put it best. She said, “Little girls soften their daddy’s hearts.”
– Paul Walker
“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.” – Jim Valvano
Any fool can have a child. That doesn’t make you a father. It’s the courage to raise a child that makes you a father” – Barack Obama
“My dad’s my best mate, and he always will be.” – Cher Lloyd
“My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived, and let me watch him do it.” – Clarence Budington Kelland
By the time a man realises that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong” – Charles Wadsworth
Some people don’t believe in heroes, but they haven’t met my dad.” – Unknown
“To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.” – Euripides
“It doesn’t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.” – Anne Sexton
“One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” – George Herbert