Orginate in America in the Mothers Festival. May 9,1906, American consuming city Jia-Wei the mother misfortune of silk dies , her grief extremely. Avoid Japan in annual mother death anniversary, Miss An Na organizes catch up the campaign of Sai mother, encourage other person to also express the gratitude for own loving mother with similar way. Hereafter, she convinces people everywhere and establishes the Mothers Festival to the appeal of all sectors of society and call. Her appeal gets warm response. Through draft resolution, on May 10,1913, American Senate and House of Representatives signs by president Wilson second that announces and decides each year's May for Sunday, is the Mothers Festival. This measure arouses world countries, is imitated one after another, install to 1948 Na pass away , 43 countries have established the Mothers Festival.
The Mothers Festival of Japan is also second Sunday of May. In holiday, people give mother a red China pink , express congratulation.
It is decided in finally a Sunday of May in 1928 and holiday that France celebrates the Mothers Festival for the first time. On holiday, this day cherishes happy mood frequently with the mothers of million ideas to accept the beautiful wish of " holiday is happy " of own offspring.
Thailand announces in 1976 that August 12 is the Mothers Festival. This day is also safe queen the birthday of Li Ji. In holiday, whole country will develop the judgement campaign of " excellent mother ". Children hold the jasmine flower of fragrant strong fragrant , offer the mother given self.
The Mothers Festival of a lot of countries of Arabic region is decided in " the spring of March 21 divides " for this day. Local thinks that " spring divides " is beginning from spring , the beginning of one year, with this expresssion mother is great. In the Mothers Festival of Portuguese, it is in December 8; And Indonesia is decided in December 22.
In the Mothers Festival, it is regional holiday in our country, earlist have this holiday in Hongkong,Macao and Taiwan region. After reforming and opening up, the Mothers Festival is also accepted for inland. Guangdong province begins in 1988, the cities such as Hangzhou are in the beginning of 1989 years, the celebrationcampaign from different levels organization the Mothers Festivals of the Women's Federation, and judgement " good mother " is one of contents of holiday.
In the Mothers Festival, a lot of persons give Kang Nai Xin to mother, it is the first time that orginate in the American publishing commemorative stamp of the Mothers Festival of May 1934. A kind mother on stamp, both hands are put on knee, look at a bundle of bright-colored beautiful Kang Nai Xin in preceding vase gladly. Along with the propagation of stamp, in the mind of a lot of persons, connect the Mothers Festival with Kang Nai Xin, Kang Nai Xin has become the flower of symbolmaternal love , gets the reverence of people. Kang Nai Xin connects with the Mothers Festival together. People miss mother , give presents to the feelings of mother, entrust on Kang Nai Xin, Kang Nai Xin has also become to give the indispensable valuable gift of mother.