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Katy Perry Celebrates International Women's Day With Powerful Message: Now Is the Time We 'Lift Each Other Up'

by Jennifer Drysdale 1:20 PM PST, March 08, 2017
Playing Katy Perry Celebrates International Women's Day With Powerful Message: Now Is the Time We 'Lift Each Other Up'

Katy Perry is feeling extra grateful for the women in her life.

The 32-year-old singer took to Instagram on Wednesday to celebrate International Women's Day with a message thanking her mother, "blood sister" and "earth sisters" for their support, while encouraging women everywhere to "lift each other up."

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"So grateful for all the women in my life from my mother to my blood sister to my earth sisters and beyond! I thank them for raising me and letting me take refuge in their wings. I am who I am (destination still unknown) because of the strength and love of my sisters," Perry wrote.

"They are mindful, compassionate and intelligent! I am humbled by their wisdom and the grace they share with me especially... when I don't always get it right," she continued. "Today I stand with all women! Now is the time we truce and join together to lift each other up as the Goddesses we know we are."

"❤S/O WOMEN! ❤#internationalwomensday," she captioned the message.

❤S/O WOMEN! ❤#internationalwomensday

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Perry isn't the only one embracing International Women's Day. Suits star Meghan Markle also took to social media to share a message about reminding girls of their worth. 

See Markle's post and more in the video below.

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