Significance of Father's Day

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Significance of Father's Day

Father’s Day is celebrated with an aim to honour the contributions made by fathers.

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Significance of Father's Day

There is no fixed date for celebrating Father’s Day, but it is mostly celebrated on the third Sunday of June. This time it is falling on June 15.

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Significance of Father's Day

Father’s Day is a new concept in India; the idea has been imported from the West. However, it has been appreciated by Indians as well.

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Significance of Father's Day

You can express your gratitude towards your father on this day. Children in school gift cards, flowers and other sweet things to their fathers.

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Significance of Father's Day

Many schools organise special programmes on this day to pay respect to fathers and to make children realise the value of a father.

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Significance of Father's Day

Father’s Day was first celebrated in the United States.

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Significance of Father's Day

The credit for generating the idea of Father’s Day goes to Sonora Dodd. Her father Henry Jackson had single-handedly raised her. After attending a Mother’s Day event, Sonora thought that if there is a day to honour mothers, then there should also be a day to honour fathers. Hence, the idea was born.

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