The concept of celebrating Father’s Day is extremely new in India. the thought of celebrating Fathers Day has been imported from western countries mainly US, perhaps but a decade ago.
However, it’s remarkable to notice that the thought of observing each day in honor of fathers has been appreciated by Indians to an outsized extent. Today, many people in India observe Father’s Day on the third Sunday of June by expressing gratitude for his or her father or men who are like father.
Father’s Day Celebration India
Father’s Day celebration in India takes place within the same way as in UK or US though during a limited way. Awareness about Fathers Day festival is far greater in metropolitan cities and larger towns thanks to the greater exposure of individuals to the western cultures in such places. But because of the rigorous ad campaign launched by card companies and gift sellers the thought of celebrating Father’s Day is fast catching on with people in smaller towns and cities of India.
Just as in UK and US people in India too, celebrate Father’s Day by expressing gratitude and love for Papa. Children gift cards, flowers and other gifts of affection to their dad to point out their affection. Dining in restaurants or going out for picnic or movie is another common way of celebrating Fathers Day in India.
Several schools and cultural societies in India organize cultural programs on Father’s Day . the thought behind such programmes is to inspire children to pay due reference to their dad and lookout of them. Fathers also are encouraged to spend quality time with their children and instill in them noble values and manners.