FATHER’S DAY ACROSS THE WORLD

On the 16th June, many countries around the world celebrate Father’s Day, which also seems to be a very popular reason to buy our luxury chocolate bars! However, Father’s Day is celebrated very differently across the places connected to our luxury chocolate…

LUXURY MILK CHOCOLATE WITH MASALA CHAIIndia
Father’s day continues to grown in popularity across India. Among Hindus, the day is often celebrated with a special religious ritual (puja) dedicated to fathers, either at home or at the local temple. Fathers have a very high status in India, next only to god.

 

LUXURY DARK CHOCOLATE WITH CHIPOTLE CHILLIMexico
Here, it’s a big family day where people give gifts and prepare & eat a large meal together. Although in Mexico City’s Bosque de Tlalpan, the day is celebrated by a festival & Carrera del Dí­a del Padre, which is a 21km race!

 

LUXURY MILK CHOCOLATE WITH PINK DIAMOND SALTHimalaya
People of the Kathmandu region celebrate their equivalent, Gorkana Aunsi around late August. The event, which literally means ‘looking at father’s face’, involves gifts, sons & daughters performing ceremonies of respect to their fathers & also visits to the temple, as it coincides with new moon day in the Hindu calendar.