The exchange of Friendship Day gifts like flowers, cards and wrist bands is a popular tradition of this occasion.
Friendship Day was originated by Joyce Hall, the founder of Hallmark cards in 1930, intended to be 2 August and a day when people celebrated their friendships by holiday celebrations.
The World Friendship Crusade has lobbied the United Nations for many years to recognise 30 July as World Friendship Day and finally on 20 May, General Assembly of the United Nations decided to designate 30 July as the International Day of Friendship; and to invite all Member States to observe the International Day of Friendship in accordance with the culture and customs of their local, national and regional communities, including through education and public awareness-raising activities.I just want to get to know a kind, considerate old-fashioned gentleman with whom I can have an intelligent conversation with... With that said, im looking for a fun silly woman to laugh with. No im not crazy..crazy people go to jail, insane people get put in the nut house...hahaha Disclaimer: uhm... By using this site you agree to our Terms of Service.(changed 25.6.If you send me a letter in crayon you might not get a reply. 2012) Advertisments, ads and replies are owned by the poster. We are not responsible for them or the content they link to in any way. This custom is practiced in both schools and workplaces in Asunción and other Paraguayan cities.Since 2009, Peru celebrates "El dia del Amigo" on the first Saturday in July. The objective was to recognize true friendship and differentiate its celebration from Valentine's Day.On the first Sunday of August, USA and India celebrate Friendship Day.In Argentina, Friend's Day, on 20 July, is an excuse for a friendly gathering and greeting both current and old friends. Im here to hopefully find someone to talk to sometimes on the phone.I love reading, playing football, walking and visiting new places, I love being in the presence of God. I am not here to have sex chats if your wife does not understand you. this is a friendship site , Hope to hear from someone nice , Bye and take care ~~~ ..I'm Dan 26 and from Oxfordshire I have two beautiful children and a busy life so I'm looking for some interesting people to talk to!In Paraguay, the eve of 30 July is used for giving presents to close friends and loved ones, and celebrations are a common sight in bars and nightclubs.The game of the Invisible Friend () is considered a tradition, in which small sheets of paper with names are given to all members of a group, each of them secretly selects one, and on 30 July gives a present to the person on the paper.