The First Sunday of August is celebrated on the day of friendship day. This day is dedicated for friends and friendship. Friendship day is an event which is promoted in US by Joyce hall in 1919. This tradition was celebrated in 1935 when the US Congress decided to dedicate a day in the honor of friends. Joyce hall was founder of hallmark cards and on this day (apparently first Sunday of august) people sends grating cards to their friends. This day is a tradition festival of US and by passed time this occasion adopted by many numbers of countries around the Globe.
On the friendship day people spend their time with the friends, also sharing the happy moments of life. Some people offer a lot of gifts and cards. The friendship bend is very popular in India, Bangladesh, Nepal and South America. Friendship day is very popular today with lots of social networking sites and also celebrated online with these sites.
Friendship bands are preferred items for youngsters and are vacant in stores all over the country. Girls go in for friendship bracelets instead of the straight friendship wristbands. Friendship Poems and Friendship Day Gifts are exchanged between best friends to renew the bond of friendship and express gratitude and love for each other.
In the ‘Mahabharata’, Lord Krishna exhibits the many colors of friendship and colors of life - brotherhood, warmth, saga, shelter, guidance, understanding and even teasing. Lord Krishna dedicated to us a lot of colors of friendship and many ideas to live life with frank behavior and positive attitude.