International men’s day is celebrated every year on November 19. On this day, the contribution of men and boys in the society, community, nation, marriage, and their family is remembered and celebrated. The main motto of this day is promoting men’s health; gender relations, gender equality and making them feel special. Basically, people celebrate it by sharing healthy diets, sharing pictures, organizing sports, and so on to show the power of goodness of men.
Why International Men’s Day is celebrated?
Women’s day has been celebrated for a long. On the same line, in 1923, some men demanded that International Men’s Day should be celebrated on 23 February. Henceforth, in 1968, American Journalist John P. Harris wrote an article stating that the Soviet system lacked equality. They celebrate International women’s Day but do not celebrate any kind of day for men. After this, the people of Trinidad and Tobago celebrated the international men’s day for the first time on 19 November 1999. Dr. Jirom Tilak Singh put great effort to bring the contributions of men to the mainstream. Since then, International Men’s Day is celebrated on 19 November on the birthday of his father all over the world.
How to Celebrate International Men’s Day?
International Men’s Day is celebrated in various ways all over the world. And as of now, it has gained popularity in India also. The main aim of celebrating International Men’s Day is to make men feel special. So, you can start celebrating this day with your male members of the house, doing something special and something creative. You can also share some of their stories or making them feel why they are special.
- Some Interesting Facts about Men
- Men are less sensitive to cold temperatures.
- Men speak an average of two thousand words a day.
- Men spend one year of their entire life watching women.
- Lightning strikes on men more than five times than women.
- All the fatness of men’s bodies gets deposited on their stomachs.