About Father's Day

Father's Day 2015 Celebration:

Father’s Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children. The festival is considered to be a secular one and is celebrated not just in US but in a large number of countries around the world including Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, France, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, Norway and India though on different dates.

What is Father's Day?

This is a Day of celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. Many countries celebrate it on the third Sunday of June, though it is also celebrated widely on other days by many other countries.

When is Fathers Day 2015?

In the USA, UK and Canada, France, India, China, Japan, the Philippines and South Africa Fathers' Day is celebrated on the 3rd Sunday in June since being made a national holiday in 1966. In Australia and New Zealand, fathers are honored the first Sunday in September. Other countries celebrate fathers throughout the year.

for Example on February 23rd (Russia, Defender of the Fatherland Day), March 19th (as Festa del Papà in Italy, Dia do Pai in Portugal and Día del Padre in Spain), Ascension Day (Germany), the first Sunday in June (Switzerland), the second Sunday in June (Austria and Belgium), June 21st, the first day of Summer (Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan & Syria) and the second Saturday of November (many Scandinavian countries).

Fact About Father's Day:

Sonora Dodd, from Washington, is credited for beginning Father's Day in 1909 after she listened to a Mother's Day sermon. She wondered why fathers were not also celebrated as her father had raised her and her siblings alone after her mother had died during childbirth.

Father's Day How to celebrate:

On this Day many people used to honor their fathers. Everyone has their own way to celebrate Father's day. Some people give cards, gifts or flowers to their fathers, some prefer to dine out and some spend the whole day with their fathers. The goal of this day is to honor fathers and make them feel that how special they are. Celebrate your Fathers day 2015 with famous quotes, Images, Pictures, Messages, Cards, Greetings, SMS Poems, Clipart, Sayings

Happy Fathers Day to Everyone!!!!!!