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Free Hugs Day

Updated on January 21, 2015
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Free Hugs Campaign

Both the Free Hugs Campaign in July and National Hug Day in January bring our attention to an important message. Scientific research supports the theory that stimulation by touch is absolutely necessary for our physical and emotional well-being.

On this page you will find "Hugs" videos from around the world. These videos are sure to bring a smile to your face. Don't think that these Hugs videos are all the same. Each shows the individuality & creativity of it's creator.

Image Free Hugs by _dChris

Who Have You Hugged

Today?

Free Hugs - Photo by mhauri

Free Hugs by  Marcel Hauri
Free Hugs by Marcel Hauri | Source

The Free Hugs Campaign became famous, internationally in 2006 as the result of the following music video called "All the Same," on YouTube by the Australian band, Sick Puppies.

Free Hugs Campaign - Official Page (music by Sick Puppies.net )

Free Hugs Campaign

Free hugs is a real life story of Juan Mann, a man who's sole mission was to reach out and hug a stranger to brighten up their lives.

While National Hug Day in January and the Free Hugs Campaign in July share many similarities, there is no actual association between the two.

Free Hugs Campaign - Juan Mann - PeaceOnEarth123

Hugs Kisses Kindness Jewelry

Show someone special how much you care with this lovely delicate necklace, Hugs, Kisses and Kindness is the message this piece is sending. Hugs, Kisses and Kindness is the message this delicate necklace is sending, a stone known to bring happiness.

This is great! I love hugs, from light one-armed hugs to big old bear hugs, they're all great.

While I much prefer real-life hugs in person, I also enjoy cyber hugs from friends all around the world. Who knows, maybe cyber hugs will become real hugs one day when I meet an e-friend in person.

— Hugs! JD

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What happens in a country where people are shy about making eye contact? This will make you smile!

FREE HUGS in JAPAN(Tokyo) part1

Sydneysiders held a Big Group Hug ~Photo by flipsockgrrl

Sydneysiders held a Big Group Hug  ~Photo by flipsockgrrl
Sydneysiders held a Big Group Hug ~Photo by flipsockgrrl | Source

Guy in chicken suit giving free hugs on Gregory plaza literally turned my day around.

Hugs in Vienna - Photo by dChris

Hugs in Vienna
Hugs in Vienna | Source

The above photo was taken on January 21, 2011 in Innere Stadt, Vienna. I've been there.

Could hugging it out help you avoid a cold?

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      anonymous 10 years ago

      Hi Pat,

      This is great! I love hugs, from light one-armed hugs to big old bear hugs, they're all great.

      While I much prefer real-life hugs in person, I also enjoy cyber hugs from friends all around the world. Who knows, maybe cyber hugs will become real hugs one day when I meet an e-friend in person.

      Hugs!

      JD

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