Friendship Day celebrations take place on the first Sunday of August every year.
The tradition of dedicating a day in honor of friends began in US in 1935. Gradually the festival gained popularity and today Friendship Day is celebrated in large number of countries including India.
On this day people spend time with their friends and express love for them. Exchange of Friendship Day Gifts like flowers, cards and wrist bands is a popular tradition of this occasion.
On this occasion, people also exchange Friendship quotes, friendship SMSes and greetings vial cellphones and social networking websites.
" Two may talk together under the same roof for many years, yet never really meet; and two others at first speech are old friends. "
" Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather is one of those things that give value to survival. "
" Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend's success. "
Friendship Day SMS
Check out this exhaustive collection of Free Friendship Day SMS! The collection includes inspirational and funny SMS messages which you may share with your best friends. Send these friendly text messages to your friends to greet them a Happy Friendship Day and express your love for them.
A single candle can illuminate an entire room. A true friend lights up an entire lifetime. Thanks for the bright lights of ur friendship.
A friend is sweet when it is new. And it is sweeter when it is true. But you know what? It is sweetest when it is u.
A coin is easy to earn, a friend is hard to find. The coin depreciates but a friend appreciates. I lost a coin when I smsed u, but it's okay because I got u.
What is a friend? She looks out 4 u, inspires u, laughs with u, cries with u, understands u, guides u and walks with u. That's what a friend is... u.
How long shall v b friends? Do u want a clue? As long as stars twinkle in the sky, till the water runs dry & till the day I die. We will b friends.
A friend is a push when you have stopped, a chat when u r lonely, a guide when u r searching, a smile when u r sad, a song when u r glad.