World Marriage Day
World Marriage Day is an annual celebration observed on February 11th of this year. Marriage makes the life of a man complete. It is considered to be the most important part of the life of any human. It is the bond between two people and is recognized to be the socially or ritually recognised activity. Marriage is the foundation of the family, and in many parts of the world, it is considered as ceremony and is a symbol of love. It is usually considered to be a long-term relationship between the spouse or partner. Celebrating a Day for such a beautiful relationship is indeed a must thing. Show your love, affection, faithfulness and more of everything for your spouse as World Marriage Day is the best time.
“Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.” – Franz Schubert
History of World Marriage Day
There is no exact mention of the year from when the World Marriage Day has in celebration. Worldwide Marriage Encounter is an American organisation which is associated with the Catholic Marriage Encounter movement sponsor this celebration day. It is commemorated on the second Sunday of every February. The purpose of the Day is to honours the husband and wife as they are the foundation of the family which is the primary unit of society. Commemoration of the Marriage Day salutes the beauty of their faithfulness, sacrifice and joy in their daily married life. Marriage signifies the formalisation of a loving bond between a couple. The Day celebrates everything about the marriage including the life of the husband and wife and their mutual understanding.
The love, sacrifice, and the affection shared between the spouses are invaluable, and those who get it back from their partner are often the luckiest. Marriage is a long and life term relationship in several parts of the world. It is otherwise termed as matrimony or wedlock, and the marriage ceremony is referred as a wedding. The definition of marriage has different meanings and varies between cultures and religions. However, it relates principally to the interpersonal relationships between two people. The reason for the marriage varies as legal, social, libidinal, emotional, financial, spiritual, and religious. Any form of marriage is considered a cultural universal.
Other Celebrations on February 11
February 11 is also celebrated as
- National Make A Friend Day
- National Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk Day
- Satisfied Staying Single Day
- National Pro Sports Wives Day
- National Get Out Your Guitar Day
- White Shirt Day
- National Peppermint Patty Day
How to Celebrate World Marriage Day
Celebrating the World Marriage Day is quite simple. It is the best time to show how much you love, care and value your partner. Surprise your spouse with flowers, gifts and more. Spend more time with your partner and propose your love for him/her. Get out for a candlelight dinner to celebrate your marriage life. Share love quotes from your mobile as a text for your partner. Thank him or her for the love, sacrifice and all those you get out of love. You can share your views and celebration Day photos on the social media using the hashtags #WorldMarriageDay or #MarriageDay.