The only day in your life.. your mother smiled when you cried!!- Happy Mothers dayEvery year 12th May is celebrated as Mothers day. Matru Devo bhava is Sanskrit word originated from Taittiriya Upanishad which means mother is a god. We revere mother to god.
Rudyard Kipling says "God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers. The quote of late APJ Abdul Kalam about Mother speaks volume about a mother. According to him, the only day in your life.. your mother smiled when you cried is on the day of your birth. A mother giving birth to her child is an emotional day for her. The first cry of the child brings smile on her face.
A Mother's love is unconditional and eternal. There are umpteen number of stories and incidences on mother sacrifices.