Mother’s Day 2022: Significance, Date: Every year, a day is specially marked for mothers all across the globe to pay homage to their hard work in fulfilling their duties with no wages and no holidays.
It is believed that a mother is an epitome of love, generosity, and sacrifice who endures all the hardships and works for 365 days non-stop to provide solace to their children. To celebrate their commendable strength and selfless care, Mother’s Day is a special occasion to honour their efforts. Now, as Mother’s Day is just around the corner, here we have curated everything that you need to know about Mother’s Day 2022 date, history and significance.
Although Mother’s day is observed on different days and in parts of the world, but in India, America and around 40 other countries celebrate it on May 8. Here is everything you need to know about Mother’s day.
Mother’s Day 2022: History
Mother’s Day was first celebrated in 1908 by Anna Jarvis who, at a memorial for her mother in West Virginia which now has the International Mother’s Day Shrine. So Mother’s Day is an occasion celebrated in various parts of the world to express respect, honor, and love towards mothers.
MOTHER’S DAY 2022: QUOTES
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother- Abraham Lincoln.
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers-Rudyard Kipling
Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face- George Eliot
When a mother is happy, the family is happy. When the family is happy, the nation is happy – Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother-Oprah Winfrey.
There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood. — Elder M. Russell Ballard
My mother was my role model before I even knew what that word was. — Lisa Leslie
It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful? —Mahatma Gandhi
There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood. —E lder M. Russell Ballard
Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all. — Oliver Wendell Holmes
Significance of Mother’s Day 2022
The day holds significance as it celebrates the existence of mothers and appreciates all they do for their children. It honors the mothers, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. The day is meant to make mothers feel special and loved.
Mother’s day celebrations
The day is celebrated by people hosting parties and getting gifts for their mothers. In some places, a picnic is a popular tradition on Mother’s Day.