Celebrate Suriname Independence Day 25 November 2022
Suriname Independence Day 2022 is going to be observed soon to commemorate their independence from the Netherlands. This is the day when Suriname started their journey as an independent country with its amazing cultural diversities. Let’s know something about the smallest country in South America.
When is Suriname Independence Day 2022?
Suriname got its independence on 25 November 1975 from the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Since then it is observed with joy and respect as Suriname Independence Day. This is a public holiday.
History of Suriname Independence Day 2022
In the first half of the 17th century, many countries like the Spanish, British, Dutch and French tried to capture the region but didn’t succeed. Suriname came under Dutch control in 1667.
As the region was used for plantation, Suriname depended mostly on foreign labor, especially on the Africans. For this reason, even today Suriname is one of the most diverse countries.
Suriname started its political culture after the second world war and got independence from the Kingdom of the Netherlands on 25 November 1975.
Suriname Independence Day 2022 Facts
- Suriname was first visited by famous adventurer Christopher Columbus in 1498.
- The name “Suriname” came from the local tribal people.
- Suriname came under Dutch control in 1667 and remained till 1975.
- Suriname is one of the most diverse countries in South America.
- Suriname is the smallest country in South America both in size and population.
How to Celebrate Independence Day?
Suriname is beautifully diverse with lots of religious and ethnic groups. Their celebration of Independence Day will also be colorful. Administrative programs will be held along with personal religious prayers and many more.
Suriname Independence Day Activities
- People will gather on mosques and temples to attend special prayers for the betterment of the country.
- Meeting friends and relatives on this holiday is also common.
- People will go to national squares, concerts, and dance halls to perform and enjoy different activities.
Suriname Independence Day Quotes, Messages
Without freedom, we don’t have a name, one vision, one identity, one nation. If our country is worth dying for during wars, we should also realize that it’s worth living for in time of peace!
Let us honour every patriot, because without them, freedom would not have existed. What they did, we can never repay. Happy Suriname Independence Day!
My love for my nation is worthiness. My love for my people is endless. All I desire for my country is happiness. Let me be the first person to wish you a special happy Independence Day!
It’s been more than two centuries since our grandparents won our first and most crucial battle, but we still can feel the taste of freedom and independence. It is something we will cherish until the end. Happy Suriname Independence Day!
If a man takes away someone’s freedom, he no longer has his freedom as well. We need to unite and fight against people who think they have the right to own other people’s lives. Happy Independence Day! Let’s all celebrate the great Freedom!
Freedom is the most precious thing in every human’s life. No one has a right to take it away, and we need to do everything to protect our society from cruelty and violence. Happy Suriname Independence Day!
Freedom is for everyone. It doesn’t see colors or shapes. We’ve had enough of hate and violence, and now we need to build our new future, full of love and understanding. Let’s raise our glasses to Independence Day!
May this small country prosper at a good pace over the following years and happily observe the upcoming Suriname Independence Day 2022.