School break, summer sun, Queen Elizabeth’s official birthday, Say Something Nice Day – the list is endless. The reasons to rejoice are plenty in the month of June – some quirky, some unique, some traditional, but all superbly awesome! When it comes to celebrating and enjoying life, we just can’t stop loving this month.
Take a look at our top 7 mix of sweet, quirky, and unique June celebrations:
#1 International Men’s Health Month
Conceptualized by Men’s Health Network, June is celebrated as the month dedicated to men’s health issues ranging from stress-related conditions, work-life balance, fitness, bone health to mental and emotional health. This year, June 12 to 18 will be celebrated as the International Men’s Health Week (IMHW). Read more
#2 National Soul Food Month
A less known but wonderful food holiday, this one celebrates the rich and absolutely delectable culinary heritage of African-American culture and the efforts of countless people who began the Soul Food movement back in the 1960s. The tradition is sponsored by the Culinary Historians of Chicago, a city famous for its preference towards comfort food kitchens. Check out Soul Food Recipes here.
#3 International Yoga Day: 21-June
In response to a resolution co-sponsored by 175 countries including U.S, Germany, India, China, Japan, Canada, and others, 21-June was unanimously declared as the International Yoga Day by the United Nations General Assembly. An ode to India’s ancient tradition, Yoga embodies the spirit of a healthy mind and body through postures, meditation, and harmony between humans and nature. Read more
#4 Father’s Day: June-18, 2017
Celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonding, and honouring fathers for their contribution to families and society, this day is truly special. As family dynamics change and dual working parents and single dads become commonplace, let’s take a new look to how we can meaningfully dedicate this day to the men in our life. Read more
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#5 World Juggling Day: June-14
An ode to the multi-taskers, this day is celebrated by juggling clubs around the world. A bit of caution though – too much multi-tasking is no good for personal or professional productivity. Ditch it and delegate the unnecessary tasks to a virtual assistant to hit your true potential. Read more
# 6 Recess at Work Day: June-15, 2017
Building on the concept of Summer Fridays and the National Leave Work Early Day on June 2nd, this day is dedicated to the spirit of working less hours and still scoring high on productivity. Why only June, we say this policy should be extended throughout the year as it makes the case for work life balance, inner peace, and sustainable success far more attainable. Check out ideas to celebrate Recess at Work Day
# 7 Take Your Dog to Work Day: June-23
For most dog lovers, their pooches are equal to their kids and so building on Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day, this one is all about displaying your puppy-love in office! Conceptualized by Pet Sitters International in 1999, this day celebrates the great man-dog bond that has existed since ages. Check out do’s and don’ts to follow on this day
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