mother's Day — the international festival in honor of mothers. This is the day to congratulate mothers and pregnant women, in contrast to International women's day, when congratulations are taking all the female. In different countries, this day falls on different dates, mostly in the world ’ smother's Day celebrated on the second Sunday of may. mother's Day in Russia is celebrated annually on the last Sunday of November, in Belarus — October 14, Georgia — March 3, Ukraine — second Sunday in may in Germany in 2012 - 13 may.
In Russia Day mother established in 1998. In accordance with the decree of the President of Russia B. N. Yeltsin dated January 30, 1998 № 120 "mother Day» holiday mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. The initiative to establish this holiday belongs to the State Duma Committee on women, family and youth. Belongs to this initiative Alevtina Viktorovna Aparine — the Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, member of the Central Committee of the Communist party. The purpose of the holiday — to maintain the tradition of careful attitude to the woman, to consolidate the foundations of the family, to emphasize the importance in our life is the main man — Mother.