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”

HONESTY

Originally posted on A Voice from Iran:
“201st Story” Once upon a time, a king was enjoying his afternoon in his castle, when he heard the shout of a farmer selling his apples loaded on a big cart pulled by a donkey. The king gave five gold coins to his advisor and said: “Buy me…

PROTECT YOURSELF – RAKSHA BANDHAN

Originally posted on B +Ve!!:
We celebrate ‘Raksha Bandhan’ every year. The ritual is observed on the full moon day of the Hindu month of Shravan’. This day is also known as ‘Rakhi Poornima’ or ‘Shravan Poornima’. The word ‘poornima’ means a full moon night. This day has a great significance on everybody’s life. Let’s…

FRIENDSHIP DAY!

Friendship Day (also International Friendship Day or Friend’s Day) is a day in several countries for celebrating friendship. It was initially promoted by the greeting cards’ industry; evidence from social networking sites shows a revival of interest in the holiday that may have grown with the spread of the Internet, particularly in India, Bangladesh, andContinue reading “FRIENDSHIP DAY!”