Singles’ Awareness day is a day for all the bachelors, a reason to celebrate amid Valentine’s week.
Do you feel suffocated in the sweet scent of valentine’s celebration? Lying on the couch, scrolling through the phone. Every time you scroll, your screen is full of overwhelming valentine’s post.
Through the centuries, valentine’s Day has evolved its meaning. Nowadays, confined to couples. Uhh! Boring enough to watch all the unrelatable love stuff.
Singles’ Awareness Day
Are you single? Are you aware that there is a day to celebrate the single, relationship status?
If yes, kudos to you, you might be enjoying today.
Sadly, the majority of bachelors are unaware of it.
Indeed, 15 February is the day for all the singles. Yes, you heard it right!
What Happened on 15 February?
According to Yahoo, Long back, randomly, a boy named Dustin Barnes celebrated this day with his squad. Certainly, they all were single, trying to overturn the sadness of being single.
Ironically, the term Single Awareness Day, coined as SAD, is to appreciate and emphasize the happiness of a single, away from drama.
Gradually, from a small party of friends, it became a trend. In 2005, this became as official as Valentine’s Day. Majorly, celebrations are widely seen in Brazil and the U.S. Following the trend, others who got to know liked it and joined the party. Later, officially accepted is even celebrated as a day for singles. Subsequently, it is also called National Singles Day.
While couples’ love is represented with every bright colour, singles choose black, green as their prominent colours.
Nevertheless, the US is not the only country to celebrate the feeling of bachelorette.
- South Korea- Black Day- 14 April
- China– 11 November- Bachelor’s Day
- United Kingdom– 11 March
Whatever the name might be, the reason is to realize a relationship status cannot be a tag to the celebration. Most importantly, you need to love yourself.
How easily we forget how not to love ourselves. Finding the right person beside to look after, we deem to forget our own worth.
Although, when this celebration is taken lightly. This is crucial to understand, not all are single by choice.
● Some feel insecure
● Some are unable to find the right individual
However, you can celebrate love with family, friends, and people who do care for you.
Emotions piling up when people start to question their self-worth. It goes in the wrong direction. Hence, all the singles need to understand that they matter, to their parents, friends, siblings, to someone around them.
How can you commemorate and dedicate a day to love yourself and the ones who love you?
- Make plans
- Go out with your group
- Party like you want to
- Save some time just for yourself
- Purchase gifts, exchange them, or just one for you.
- Undoubtedly, you have a bunch of friends dating, they must be busy enjoying with their better half. What you need to do is just celebrate a day for your single status.
Above all, not everyone can dare to love themselves. When your insecurities surround the warm heart, nothing seems right.
But now you have no reason to stay in your bed scrolling through the phone. You are not alone. Bachelors around the globe are getting ready to celebrate their day. You better join them. Now, spread the message to all the bachelors. Especially, inform the couples. Unlike every valentine, this time your social media post must be full of joy.
Lastly, love comes with no definition. Besides, you need to leave the stereotypical form of love.
Altogether, enjoy your golden time, before it’s too late. A very happy Singles’ Awareness Day for all the singles reading this article.
Author: Mansi Goel
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