Where and when Mother’s Day is celebrated.
As you all know, Mother’s Day is a festivity celebrated in honor of mothers. But depending on the part of the world in which we find ourselves, we will celebrate it one day or another. And this is one of the celebrations that has more different dates worldwide. There are more than 20 dates on which it is celebrated!
Celebration Day Country
Second Sunday of February Norway
Fourth Sunday of Lent Ireland and the United Kingdom
March 3 Georgia Georgia Flag
March 8 Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Bulgaria, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan
March 21 (Spring Day) Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria
April 7 Armenia
First Sunday of May Spain, Hungary, Lithuania, Portugal, South Africa, Romania
Second Sunday of May Germany, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Belgium (except Antwerp), Chile, China, Canada, Colombia (except Cúcuta), Croatia, Cuba, Denmark, Ecuador, United States, Estonia, Philippines, Finland, Greece, Countries Netherlands, Honduras, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Peru, Puerto Rico, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Venezuela.
May 8 Flag of South Korea South Korea: Father’s Day
May 10 El Salvador, United Arab Emirates, Guatemala, India, Malaysia, Mexico, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Singapore
May 14 Samoa
May 15 Paraguay (in the Paraguayan case it is because this date is the “Independence Day”, and consider their homeland as the Motherland)
May 26 Poland
May 27 Bolivia (because of the Heroinas de la Coronilla)
May 30 Nicaragua
Last Sunday in May Dominican Republic, Haiti, Sweden, Cúcuta (Colombia), France (first Sunday of June if it coincides with Pentecost)
August 12 Thailand (Birthday of Queen Sirikit Kitiyakara)
August 15, Day of the Assumption Antwerp (Belgium), Costa Rica
Third Sunday of October Argentina
October 14 Belarus
Last Sunday of November Russia
December 8 Panama (Day of the Immaculate Conception)
December 22 Indonesia
Although this festivity has a marked commercial aspect, its origin dates back to ancient Greece where Rhea was honored, which was the land of Zeus, Poseidon and Hades. From here, this celebration was extended to Rome and later the Catholics transformed this celebration to honor the Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus.
He deserves a gift
And it is that mothers have always been there for all of us offering their love, their care, their advice and their help. For all this and much more it was imperative that they had their day to celebrate and honor their work.
Small details, but with lots of love
So in your day sure you are excited to congratulate them and, why not? Let us have a little detail with them. If you need some help to find something to give, we leave you some of the ideas we have found on the net:
T-shirt I am your mother
medal best mother in the world
If you are more than giving away experiences, you can opt for one of these alternatives:
Relaxing afternoon in a spa Massage Hotel night Entrance for a play or a musical
Low-cost versions for your mother
If you are preparing the excuse of money, there is also the low-cost or zero-cost version:
Prepare your favorite lunch or dinner. Bring breakfast to bed. Give him the "power" of the remote control during the whole day. Send him the best whatsapp in the world explaining or recognizing what he did and what he does for you.
The best postcards for her
You can also prepare a postcard with a beautiful dedication. There are some ideas!
printable version: supermama
mother postcard 2
printable version: for mom
printable version: checks for mom
mother postcard 3
printable version: still pampers me
mother postcard 1
printable version: your hands
And you, how do you surprise your mother?