🎗️ WORLD AIDS DAY 🎗️

Originally posted on B +Ve!!:
Sand art by Sudarsan Pattnaik World AIDS Day, designated on 1 December every year since 1988, is an international day dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection and mourning those who have died of the disease. The acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is…

WORLD TSUNAMI AWARENESS DAY

Originally posted on B +Ve!!:
In December 2015, the UN General Assembly designated 5 November as World Tsunami Awareness Day. Tsunamis are rare. But they can be extremely deadly. In the past 100 years, more than 260,000 people have perished in 58 separate tsunamis. At an average of 4,600 deaths per disaster, the toll has…

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ERADICATION OF POVERTY

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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty – 17th October The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is an international observance celebrated each year on October 17 throughout the world. The first commemoration of the event took place in Paris, France in 1987 when 100,000 people gathered on the…

SUMMER’S END

Originally posted on Lost In Amberland:
Waves crash around me. You hold my hand tight. In this moment I feel free; As my soul takes flight. I’m breathing in the salty fresh air. The wind blowing through my hair; I gaze out into the vast, turquoise sea. It gets no better than this; you and…

DAUGHTER’S DAY

Originally posted on B +Ve!!:
International Daughters Day on the fourth Sunday in September celebrates the girl child. It is observed annually on fourth Sunday in September and falls on 26th in 2021. The observance originated in India where, even today, some cultures see girl children as burdens. Families with daughters carry a stigma. The…

🎗️WORLD ALZHEIMER’S DAY🎗️

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Theme for 2021: “Know dementia, know Alzheimer’s”. The day is commemorated annually on September 21 to spread awareness and educate people about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. In some countries, it is observed the whole month. Alzheimer’s disease is named after Dr. Alois Alzheimer. He had noticed some changes in the…

☮️✌INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE✌☮️

Originally posted on B +Ve!!:
Sand art by Sudarsan Pattnaik Theme for 2021: “Recovering Better for an Equitable and Sustainable World.” The International Day of Peace, sometimes officially known as World Peace Day, is a United Nations-sanctioned holiday observed annually on 21 September. It is dedicated to world peace, and specifically the absence of war…

GRANDPARENTS’ DAY

Grandparents Day is an official national holiday, signed by President Carter in 1978 and celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day. In 1970, Marian McQuade began a campaign to establish a special day of recognition for grandparents. Through her efforts, she reached out to the civic, business, faith, and political leaders and began aContinue reading “GRANDPARENTS’ DAY”

SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY

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World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) is an awareness day observed on 10 September every year, in order to provide worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides, with various activities around the world since 2003. The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) collaborates with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the…

THE JOY OF LIFE

Originally posted on joyful2beeblogs:
Sometimes I have to admit that I get joy mixed up with being thankful. The two are different but so intertwined in my life, that I rarely feel one without the other. Most mornings as a child I was awakened by one of my parents calling out, “Rise and Shine!”…