National Kite Flying Day is celebrated on February 8 of every year. Nowadays, Kite flying is outdoor fun and a popular hobby for people around the world. Kites range from simple diamond kites to more complicated box kites and Giant Sled Kites. National Kite Flying Day is created to celebrate the feeling of freedom that everyone feels while flying a kite in the air.
“A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with, the wind.” – Lewis Mumford
History of National Kite Flying Day
The creator or inventor of this day was still unknown. Usually, we are eager to watch high-flying tricks. In that type of eagerness, kites can fulfill our enthusiasm quickly. It was invented in China during the 5th century. It should be designated as heavier than the aircraft with the wing surfaces like the air drags also should lift around them. Also, Kites are symbols showing God’s awakening from sleep. At Gujarat, Kite Flying has been a regional event for several years. Innovative kites will be showcased when people from all over the world are gathered in one place. The people of South Sea Island used Kites for the purpose of Fishing.
Other Celebrations on February 8
February 8 is also celebrated as
How to Celebrate the Day
The best way to celebrate the day is by flying the Kite. In some parts of the world, festivals will be conducted on this day, and you can participate in those festivals. If you don’t know how to fly kites, take this day as an opportunity to learn how to make kites and how to fly kites in the sky. Post pictures and share your celebrations on social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram by using the hashtag #KiteFlyingDay.
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