Human beings are social creatures and have always valued the importance of friends in their lives. To celebrate this noble feeling it was deemed fit to have a day dedicated to friends and friendship. Accordingly, first Sunday of August was declared as a holiday in US in honor of friends by a Proclamation made by US Congress in 1935. Since then, World Friendship Day is being celebrated every year on the first Sunday in the month of August.
This year the friendship day is celebrated on the date of 02-aug-2009.
Due to revolution in communication particularly internet and cellular mobile we can easily reachout to our old friends and acquintance. Started in the United States first, it is celebrated in many countires including India.
We can send email greetings, mobile sms and online wishes to celebrate and honor our old friends.
The most popular is friendship day sms and nice friendship quotes.
Quotes on friendship day:
" Two may talk together under the same roof for many years, yet never really meet; and two others at first speech are old friends. "
- Mary Catherwood
" Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather is one of those things that give value to survival. "
- C. S. Lewis
" Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend's success. "
- Oscar Wilde
For Friendship Day Quotes, Friendship Day Poems, Friendship Day Songs, Friendship Day Messages, Friendship Day Prayer, Friendship Day Recipes, Friendship Day Cards, Friendship Day Flowers the follwing website links can be used.
Friendship day online
Nice Friendship day e cards can be found at
Friendship day gifts can be purchased online at indiangiftsportal.com
One of the good thing on this day is remember your old friend about a memorable event in the past like school, college days small quarrles fights between the two and photographs taken during that time. These pictures can kindle the memory of old good times. Atleast you can send an sms to your best friend. Sms is simple and quick way to express your love. Or simply give a thought in mind and imagine the golden days you spent with your lovable friend.
We must thank the internet for helping us to find friends online. Social networking sites like facebook and orkut are good source to find good friends. But these quick friends are not reliable and dependable as traditional friendship found over years. So lets us celebrate the friend ship day in a happy, funny, poetic way with photos, wallpapers, pictures, poems, greetings, cards, e-cards, band, pics, thoughts, food, gifts, clothings etc.