Christmas is coming in the near month but before it there is going to be the celebration of Thanksgiving Day which will be celebrated on Thursday, November 28. Many people do not know about what is the Thanksgiving Day and why it is celebrated? What is the history behind the celebration of Thanksgiving Day?

Happy Thanksgiving Day 2013
It is said that in 1621 the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is known as one of the first Thanksgiving Day. From that time till today, Thanksgiving Day is celebrated. The president Abraham Lincoln proclaimed it a national Thanksgiving Day that is held on each November.

In other words it is a national holiday in the United States and Canada as a way of saying and giving thanks for the blessings of harvest. There are other places around the world that celebrate this Day. It is celebrated fourth Thursday of November in the United States and on second Monday of October in Canada.

There are many ways you can celebrate it. Even though traditionally the foods are a part of Thanksgiving celebration. Some people organize dinner or usually go on travels with family and friends.The time is coming to celebrate Thanksgiving Day. So be prepared and ready to celebrate it.