Mother’s Day Celebrations and Reasons behind Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day Celebrations and Reasons behind Mother’s Day

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The concept of having a mother day first originated in the US. It is a feel-good day celebrating the sacrifices of someone close, treat your mother something nice, give her jewellery take her to brunch, give her some flowers and reminisce the good times spend together. In the fast-paced times of today wherein, one is so busy and when work consumes all our time, Mother Day seems like an ideal time to catch up with one’s mother and remember the great times that they spend together and the fights that took place. Mother’s day is normally spend on the second Sunday of May and this year it falls on May the 12th.

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It was started as an anti-war movement and there are a lot of conflicting versions of the story of its origins. It is celebrated across many nations of the world. Some say it was started Woodrow Wilson, the erstwhile president of the US and since then has spread across the world. Some say it was started by an author named Julia Ward Howe honouring the sacrifices made by the mother in 1872. It was a way of promoting global peace after the Civil Wars in America. There are many versions of Mothers day origin. Some say a former football coach of the University of Notre Dame proposed the idea. Some say there was another President who commemorated the day by releasing a stamp. So many versions of the story abound.

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It was started as an anti-war movement and there are a lot of conflicting versions of the story of its origins. It is celebrated across many nations of the world. Some say it was started Woodrow Wilson, the erstwhile president of the US and since then has spread across the world. Some say it was started by an author named Julia Ward Howe honouring the sacrifices made by the mother in 1872. It was a way of promoting global peace after the Civil Wars in America. There are many versions of Mothers day origin. Some say a former football coach of the University of Notre Dame proposed the idea. Some say there was another President who commemorated the day by releasing a stamp. So many versions of the story abound.

Well, celebrating Mother’s day has a positive side. The concept of the mother as someone who symbolizes selflessness is universal. It cuts across all borders and religions and can act as a means to promote global peace.

So choice flowers being an online flower portal, also celebrates Mother day and offers a wide range of flowers to commemorate the day. Usually, Carnations are the flowers that symbolize Mother’s day and pink carnations have the most significance. In the Arab Countries, Mother’s day is usually celebrated on 21st March. Across UAE it is a day wherein one can show appreciation towards your mother who is someone close to you. It is a day wherein one is encouraged to be true to oneself. On this day of consumerism, it is a day that is a reminder of that who is close to you. It is also a time when ex-pats get to be reminded of someone close to them. In the middle eastern countries, Mother’s Day is considered as an ode to Isis the mother of Pharaohs and linked to the Egyptian Traditions.

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These are the dates of Mother’s day for the next two years:

Year Week Day Date
2020 Sat Mar 21st
2021 Sat Mar 21st

So this was all about Mother’s day. So make your mother’s day a memorable one by placing your orders on our website https://www.choiceflowersuae.com

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