World hug day is one of the most enjoyable holidays
Despite the fact that frequent hugs can help people understand each other since time immemorial, the day when you can do it just came up recently. In the last century to immortalize this gesture decided the Americans. National day hug Day was founded on December 4 distant 1986. On this day there was another celebration of love and goodwill.
A little about the history of hug Day
The history of the celebration is very vague and mysterious. Some sources say that it was invented not by the Americans. It is believed that it was invented by a truly European students. So they decided to celebrate the long-awaited end of a grueling session. Or is it just an excuse for impunity and wanton hug your favorite girl Day hug.
One of the many legends tells that the first tradition is cuddling with strangers appeared in the recognized country of the kangaroo. One day a young man came to one of the Australian airports. But no one had as yet met. Looking at the happy and joyful faces of others who embraced after a long absence, he found a kind of solution. On a large thick sheet of paper, a man wrote: "Hugs for free". Together with a sign he was right next to the airport. First spiritual impulse caused only confusion and laughter. But soon the young man stretched lonely and tired people. A warm embrace helped to feel needed and loved. Soon this action was supported throughout the country, and then in the world. On 21 January we celebrate the world hug day. And this holiday is becoming more popular.
So, what day hug Day to celebrate the best? Americans in this respect have a bit more luck. After all, they officially celebrated national and world holiday hugs. But why would the rest of the world do not follow this contagious and pleasant example? Because the arms are considered to be quite useful.
Why hug Day is so fond of and advertise the doctors?
For us, a hug is the exchange of warmth and love. Doctors and scientists believe that hug Day is very useful not only for psychological but also for optimal physical health.
From the point of view of the state of mind, hugs give a sense of security, as in childhood. When mom hugged, and there was no more fear or trouble. Hugs greatly enhance the credibility of others, and contribute to universal unity. Embracing, we feel warm and relaxed. Numerous studies have shown that frequent hugs affect mental and creative development.
The use of this gesture
The use of the arms is proven and physical health of each person. Already recognized in the modern scientific world the facts are such moments:
During this process, the blood pressure is normalized. Besides positive effect on the heart muscle. This significantly decreases the risk of various cardiovascular diseases.
The tradition of hug Day
Of course, the only and the most revered tradition of this day – often to hug all relatives, friends and acquaintances. But throughout the Day hug hold numerous events, flash mobs and festivals that make the ordinary people on the streets hugging each other.
As a rule, around the world are engaged in numerous youth organizations. Positive and cheerful young people give positive emotions to everyone on the streets of world cities, and in provincial towns. With the help of posters "Free hugs" or "don't be lonely" boys and girls offering passers-by to cuddle and energizing and festive mood.
Also on this day are held various competitions and marathons under the slogan "let's hug!". In this hilarious and emotional day, representatives of the Guinness Book of records recorded the most peculiar, interesting and unique achievements. For example, Theresa Kerr & Ron O'neil did not let each other out of tight heart hugs as much as 24 hours and 33 minutes And the pride of Canadians is a record group hug recorded in 2010 was 10 000 pairs. Such achievements can be listed very long. In addition, every year there are more.
Hug day – a time to remember others. It is an occasion to share a piece of love, warmth and positive for everyone. Maybe soon people will not need a special day to stop and hug a stranger. And then there will be much more joy and happiness in the eyes of others.