Friendship Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of August every year in various countries like the United States, India, etc. Friendship Day 2017 falls on August 6 and is a day dedicated to the beautiful bond of friendship. Friends are one of the most precious and cherished relations that we chose to make. While we enjoy spending time with our friends every single day, Friendship Day gives us an opportunity to meet up or contact those busy friends who we have lost touch with. The easiest way of celebrating Friendship Day has to be by forwarding Happy Friendship Day messages, quotes and wishes on WhatsApp, Facebook and other mediums of social media. Friendship Day 2017 Date: History, Significance & Importance of Wishing Dear Friends ‘Happy Friendship Day’ on This Special Occasion.Also Read - Kareena Kapoor Gets Love From Sister Karisma Kapoor On Friendship Day With This Cute Throwback Picture
While the date of friendship day varies in various countries, the practice of celebrating a day for friendship was first proposed in 1958 in Paraguay. The first World Friendship Day was proposed for 30 July in 1958, by the World Friendship Crusade and the United Nations has declared July 30 to be the international Friendship Day. However, various countries including India celebrate the beautiful bond of friendship on the first Sunday of August every year. While the main reason behind this is that Sundays are far more convenient to meet up and enjoy a day out with friends, the practice of celebrating the first august Sunday as Friendship Day came from the United States. As we celebrate Friendship Day 2017, here is a compilation of best Happy Friendship Day Messages, WhatsApp GIF, Facebook Quotes & Greetings to celebrate the day with friends. Best Friendship Day Songs: List of Bollywood Friendship Day Hindi Songs To Wish Happy Friendship Day 2017.
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WhatsApp Reads: There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate. Happy Friendship Day!
WhatsApp Reads: It is the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected. Happy Friendship Day!
WhatsApp Reads: Friendship is like a tree. It is not measured on how tall it could be, But is on how deep the roots have grown. Happy Friendship Day!!!
WhatsApp Reads: One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. Happy Friendship Day!
WhatsApp Reads: It’s not an achievement to make 100 friends in a year, but an achievement is when you make a friend for 100 years. Happy Friendship Day.
WhatsApp Reads: The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it, because of you! Happy Friendship Day!
WhatsApp Reads: True friends will not have any reason for their friendship. So it can never be broken when they don’t find that reason.Happy Friendship Day!
WhatsApp Reads: One Heart talk with another one is affection. one Heart live with another Heart is Love But two Hearts made like one is friendship! Happy Friendship day!
WhatsApp Reads: Friendship isn’t how you forget but how you forgive, Not how you listen but how you understand, Not what you see but how you feel, And not how you let go but how you hold on!!! Happy Friendship Day!!
WhatsApp Reads: A simple friend thinks the friendship over when you have an argument. A real friend knows that it’s not a friendship until after you’ve had a fight. Happy Friendship Day
Friendship Day celebrations vary from person to person. However, there are a few practices that have become customary. Thanks to movies like Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, the practice of exchanging friendship bands and giving gifts to friends on this day is a common sight, and shops often fill up with trendy, colourful bands which range from a simple piece of ribbon to actual metal bracelets and the cool elastic friendship bands! In addition to this, Friendship Day also gives us another reason to come together and chill and make some beautiful memories together. Here is wishing everyone a Happy Friendship Day! (Edited By: Aishwarya Krishnan)