Happy Mothers Day 2013 | Mothers Day Cards, Wallpapers and Desktop Backgrounds
Sunday, May 12
Mother’s Day is celebrated to honor the greatest relation of all, the motherhood, maternal bond and to pay tribute to mothers all around the world. In different parts of the world Mother’s Day is celebrated on various days. The day is celebrated in a similar spirit as Father’s Day, celebrated to honor Fathers.
Mother’s Day was invented by Americans. However, it is not directly descended from the days celebrated to honor mothers in other cultures through out the world like Greeks have been celebrating Cybele, Romans Hilaria and Christians Mothering Sunday from thousands of years.
In majority of the countries around the world, like Australia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Chile, People’s Republic of China, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Srilanka, Switzerland, Turkey, United States of America etc, Mother’s Day is celebrated on second Sunday of May. In the year 2013, it will be celebrated on May 12, 2013.
In the United Kingdom, Mother’s Day is celebrated on second Sunday of the month of March, in 2013 it was celebrated on March 10, 2013.
Mothers Day 2013 – Wallpapers & Desktop Backgrounds