National I Want You to be Happy Day
National I Want You to be Happy Day
National I want you to be the happy day is celebrated on the 3rd of March to do deeds that will bring joy and happiness in others’ lives. We will understand that happiness is subjective during the celebration of this day, and there is no one definition of happiness.
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Why National I Want You to be Happy Day?
This day is like a pause button in our hectic life. Though it is not yet been recognized as an international day and an official holiday, it will be worth it to take a leave from mechanical life. Psychologists believe that making others happy increases pro-social activities and hence decreases the risk of mental health issues.
It is also very well known that what we give to others comes back to you to celebrate it in the best way possible. Experts also say that it is not as important as how much one has but how much one gives to others. Certain positive hormones are also released in our body by doing such acts of kindness.
Often, our family members and near, dear ones might be around us, but they may not feel so connected. This can lead to problems in your relationship. Hence, through the celebration of this day, you can remind them how special they are and how much you love them. Even strangers and poor people on the streets need our help. Our small help can truly change their lives.
It is a trend of giving gifts and presents only on certain occasions but sometimes doing so without any agenda or ulterior motive can be very heartwarming. Major mental disorders and physical sickness begin from social isolation. There are many beauty standards that one needs to abide by. If you decide to be by such friends and keep motivating them, you never know what hazards you are saving them from.
It is very difficult to think of others in such a selfish world where we think about ourselves first. But we need to understand that the happiness of yours and that of others is interconnected. When you try to make someone happy who you dislike or hate, you also have an opportunity to let the past go and bring positivity to your life. This positive state of mind will have a good impact on our physical and mental health.
Celebrating this day will bring you closer to humankind as well as to yourself. You will feel greater positive emotions by thinking of collective welfare. You will also feel living a rejuvenated life that is beyond the money and other materialistic pleasures. You may feel that what you will receive after helping poor people or strangers, you will know once you practice it. So, have you found a great reason to celebrate this beautiful day with joy?
How can we observe National I Want You to be Happy Day?
- Keep giving
Convey your feelings of love, gratitude, and other such positive emotions to your dear ones. Give compliments to your colleagues and subordinates or seniors.
- Help strangers too
Ask strangers to let you help them in carrying heavy shopping bags or their kids or pet. Buy something for the strangers behind in your line. Give a bonus or small gifts to helpers.
Provide food, money, or blankets to poor, homeless people living on the streets. Talk about their life to older people in old age homes or your old neighbors. You can go to orphanages to talk to children.
- Increase awareness
You can let your friends and family know about this day and various ways to celebrate it by adding hashtags such as #behappy, #Iwantyoutobehappyday #Iwantyoutobehappy to your posts on various social media platforms. More people will make others happy this way.
Interesting facts on National I Want You to be Happy Day:
- The actual origin of this day is unknown to all.
- Many Indian and western philosophies believe in being happy by making others happy.
- This day is an unofficial holiday.
- It is also a selfless day.
- It is similar to the Random Act of Kindness Day and International Day of Happiness.
History of National I Want You to be Happy Day:
No one knows about the actual origin of this day, but people have the belief that a company of Ecard or stationary created it.