Father’s Day 2013 Celebration
A father has a very important place in life of his child and it is a universal fact that child consider his father as his hero. A person who protects a child from all adversities in his childhood is a father. He shows the right direction to his child in any difficulty. So, it is a duty of every child to say thanks to his father in some way. So, the aim of celebrating father’s day is to show gratitude and honour to the man whom we call as ‘dad’. In many countries, Father’s day is celebrated on third Sunday of June month.
Celebrations of father’s day got started in the twentieth century to complement mother’s day. This day was first celebrated on June 19, 1910 with the efforts of Sonora Smart Dodd. In 1909, she heard about Mother’s day in a church and then she felt that sacrifices of a father also have to be recognized. So, she made lot of efforts to make this day as official holiday.
People celebrate Father’s day according to local customs in different parts of the world. You can also give gifts and cards to your father on this day and can show your love and respect for him. It is also a great idea to take him for a dinner. There are so many varieties of gifts available in market that you can give to your father and can make his day very special. You can choose a gift according to need and interests of your father. You can also send a wonderful gift from online stores.
So, it will be great to make this day special for your father and to show your love for him.
Father’s Day 2013 Date: Sunday, 16th June.