Friendship is all about emotion, mutual trust and fondness among two persons or a group of individuals. Every year people across several countries await to celebrate their special bond on Friendship Day. The idea of celebrating it was first proposed in Paraguay in 1958 as International Friendship Day.
However, it is known to have originated from Hallmark cards, by Joyce Hall, in 1930. Finally July 30, United Nations declared it as the official International Friendship Day. Surprisingly, Winnie, the pooh was declared as the global Ambassador of Friendship at the UN.
However, due to COVID-19 crisis, this year situations are different. Since people are suggested to stay indoor it time to enjoy the boon of the internet. OTT has become the core ingredient of our day to day life now. So it’s time to host a watch party and celebrate virtually with friends.
Here are the list of some Bollywood movies you can rejoice over!
“Yeh Dosti hum Nahin todenge…. todenge dam magar tera saath na chhodenge…..”. This song was and is still now considered as the friendship anthem. Every group must have at some point of time in their life have sung it or felt it.
Sholay is regarded as an all-time classic and one of the most-watched movies over the past century. The characters Jai (Amitabh Bachchan) and Veeru (Dharmendra Deol) are still given as examples of a great friendship.
The concept of “Aal Izz Well” came into our lives with this movie. This movie gave us an accurate definition of college life.’ Chase Excellence and success will follow’.. ‘ Life is not about getting marks, grades but chasing your dreams’. These were the beautiful lessons which 3 IDIOTS taught us.
This film showed us what a crucial influence does friendship have on a person’s life. In the movie, Farhan Qureshi (R Madhavan) and Raju Rastogi (Sharman Joshi) play engineering students forced in the rat race of reaching to the top while dealing with their own personal problems.
And one man named Ranchoddas ‘Rancho’ Chanchad (Aamir Khan) completely changed their view on life. It’s a must-watch movie if you want to relive your college days.
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
This movie can take you back to all the memories of unplanned trips,late-night deep conversations and the fact that above all relationships matter. They are always dear for your existence.
This starred Aditya Roy Kapur and Kalki Koechlin who were seen as Ranbir Kapoor’s close buddies. The three friends were shown as extremely close and were together since the days of their college. Naina meets them on a trip and then they become friends for life.
The movie gives a very beautiful message of valuing your friends. It goes on to prove that despite having everything you need in life if you don’t have friends your happiness is incomplete. We must learn to value our friends before it gets too late.
Dil Chahta Ha
If we look around and we can clearly bet your group definitely has one Akash, Sameer or Sidharth. Because these were not just characters but real people like us.
Dil Chahta Hai is a movie that went on to change friendships forever. It’s an amazing story of three close friends and their messed up lives would connect so well with the generation and remain in everybody’s heart.
The reason why Dil Chahta Hai has such a special place in all our hearts is that it is so relatable in every aspect. The chemistry between Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan and Akshaye Khanna in the movie gave us an accurate reflection of how we talk and behave when with friends.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Zoya Akhtar”s Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara is a perfect salute to friendship. It is a journey of three friends who go on a road trip and face the highs and lows of life together.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara saw Hrithik Roshan, Abhay Deol and Farhan Akhtar as friends who are not bothered about each other’s family backgrounds. In fact, not only do they have different backgrounds but also contrasting personalities.
While Farhan is extrovert and fun-loving, Hrithik is serious and introvert. Despite these differences, they are the best of friends who want to be with each other through their ups and downs.
The movies are basically divided into three parts and it shows that even if you are too prosperous, you live with many insecurities which can only be communicated to true friends. Also, the songs in this movie are very refreshing. It teaches us that life is all about moving on!
Veere Di Wedding
When we talk about friendship we certainly tend to imagine that boys are better in maintaining the bond the girls. But, breaking the stereotype, Veere Di Wedding shattered the glass ceiling and went on to become one of our favourites. The epic friendship of the four girls in this film left the audience totally amazed.
This movie truly depicts that girls don’t always have catfight and jealousy, but they can be there for each other without judging themselves. Kareena Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Shikha Talsania and Swara Bhaskar essayed the leading role in this film. This film can be a delight to watch on this Friendship Day.
So what are you waiting for…it’s time to reminisce the best thing about your life “Friendship”.
Article Written By Shilpa Dey
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