Happy International Men’s Day 2021 International Men’s Day is celebrated globally on November 19 every year since 1999. The day is observed to cherish the achievement and contribution of all the men of society as fathers, brothers, husbands, colleagues, etc.
 
The day is observed to spread awareness about men's well-being. According to international men's day, the main objectives of International are:
To promote positive male role models
To recognize and celebrate positive contributions by men to society
To focus on men's health and well-being
To highlight discrimination against men
To promote gender equality and improve gender relations
To create a safe and better world.
 
International Men's Day was first celebrated in the year 1999. It was founded by Dr. Jerome Teelucksingh, a history lecturer at the University of the West Indies in Trinidad Tobago.
However, as per the official website, demands for an International Men's Day can be traced back to the 1960s. The idea behind it was to have a day for men equivalent to International Women’s Day, which is celebrated on 8 March. The theme for International Men's Day 2021 is 'Better relations between men and women. As mentioned above, one of the objectives of this day is to improve gender relations.

 
International Men's Day: Quotes by Great Men

“When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.” Nelson Mandela
“The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.” B. R. Ambedkar
"A great man is a torch in the darkness, a beacon in superstition's night, an inspiration and a prophecy." Robert Green Ingersoll


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 To the rock of the family, to the person who has always been supportive and caring. Today is the day to thank the men for all the little and big things they do for their family, friends, relatives, and society. Happy international men’s day!

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