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Mother's Day Fun Facts

Do you the country where the date on which mother’s day is celebrated also marks one of the famous battles that were fought by the country?

Here are some really interesting facts about mother’s day that you might not have heard before.

Mother's Day Fun Facts

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In 1907, the first modern-day Mother’s day was celebrated when Anna Jarvis held the first Mother's Day service of worship.
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In the Roman Catholic Church, Mother’s Day is most associated with admiration for Virgin Mary, who is regarded as the divine mother.
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In Norway, mother’s day is celebrated on the second Sunday of February. What started as a celebration by religious institutions has now become a family holiday in the country.
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Since the middle ages, Mothering Sunday has been celebrated in the United Kingdom and Ireland to honor mother churches and mothers. The day is today’s time is celebrated as mother’s day.
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The story of Maudgalyayana and his mother is the inspiration behind the Buddhism festival of Ullambana, also known as the Ghost Festival.
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Woodrow Wilson, the President of the United States of America, signed a proclamation designating the second Sunday in May as Mother's Day in 1914.
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Mustafa Amin, a journalist, is credited with introducing the concept of Mother’s Day in Egypt. It is now celebrated every year on 21 March in the country.
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During the Bolivian War of Independence, the Battle of La Coronilla, in which Bolivian Women participated, took place on 27 May 1812, to which Mother’s Day now commemorates in Bolivia.
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Carnations are the flowers that are mostly associated with Mother’s day as they are autumn flowers, and mother’s day in most countries is celebrated during the autumn season.
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Mother’s day was made official in 1920 in France with inspiration from medals of Médaille de la Famille française to mothers with large families that used to be awarded in France.

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