International Daughter’s day is celebrated to honour the girl child in a family. Daughter’s day originated in India & was the brainchild of Archies Limited a greeting company who want fellow Indians to have pride in their daughters. Just like the father and mothers have their own days to celebrate the goodness of our parents. Similarly, the daughter’s day is also celebrated to glorify the goodness of the daughters. As said earlier, international Daughter’s day originated in India and was meant to eulogize the girl child & hold pride at our daughters. It seems more relevant in the country of its origin wherein even in today’s time a girl child is considered a burden and a girl is generally married off at young age in order to relieve oneself of it.
Since then the day caught on and ever since the fourth Sunday of every September is celebrated as the international Daughter’s day. This year the day falls on September 27th 2020. The general feeling with everyone is that every day is an International Daughter’s day but having one particular day for it makes a daughter feels special and also makes her feel wanted. This day makes them feel at top of the world.
Different countries celebrate International Daughter’s day different days. Some celebrate it on September 25th some countries celebrate it on October 1st and some countries as said before celebrate it on the fourth Sunday of September.
There are a lot of things that can be done on International Daughter’s day there are many communities abroad wherein many fathers and Daughters dance. They have a huge banquet and then have a dance display. Another way of celebrating International Daughter’s Day would be to read books on their relationships between parents and their daughters. Another way to celebrate the day would be to let you daughter take the day off and she and her girl gang can pamper themselves with all the spa treatment they want, or maybe just organize a pyjama party like old times sake.
Strengths of daughters: They are like the pillars of the house. They help in running the household chores and help in binding relationships in a family. Be it relationships with the brother and parents or any other relationships a good daughter acts as a glue in a diverse family. The relationship is more accentuated in a single parent relationship wherein if there are one or more siblings a girl child is a huge blessing and a boon.