Childrens Day is observed on November 14 of every year. Childrens Day is celebrated to raise awareness among the people towards the rights, care and education for children. It was celebrated on November 14 to honour the birth anniversary of a great Indian leader – Jawaharlal Nehru. He is the first prime minister of Independent India. Every year, Childrens Day is celebrated with cultural and fun activities all over the India. Government and non-government organisations, schools, NGOs, private bodies around the India conduct the variety of competitions for the children to let them know about their rights. The Children’s Day is a perfect day to let the people especially parents to understand the value and importance of education to children.
“There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti
History of Childrens Day
In India, Childrens Day is celebrated on the birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru, famously known as Chacha Nehru. The childhood is the great moments in everybody’s life which should be in right track to become successful in the future. Without the right direction, they may not live a good life. It can be done only by giving a proper education and care. Jawaharlal Nehru was a great leader of India, and he was the first prime minister of independent India. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was born on November 14 in the year 1889, and because of being very intelligent he was named as Jawaharlal. He finished his education in England and started to fight for Independence of India while returning from England to India.
The deep love and fervour of Jawaharlal Nehru towards the children are the big reason to celebrate the Childrens Day on his birthday anniversary. He worked enormously for the well-being of children in the Independence India. He was very affectionate towards kids and became popular as Chacha Nehru among the children. The name “Chacha Nehru” defines “Uncle Nehru.” He established several educational institutions like Indian Institutes of Technology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences and Indian Institutes of Management for the progress and development of the youth of India. He also created a five-year plan which includes free primary education, free meals to the school children to prevent them from malnutrition.
How to Celebrate Childrens Day
Every year Childrens Day is celebrated with several cultural and fun activities all over India. You can participate in those activities. Many government organisations, non-governmental organizations, corporate institutions and announce various schemes and conduct variety of competitions and events for the children. Childrens Day is a day for children to engage in fun and frolic. Schools around the India celebrate this day by arranging cultural programmes. Post your celebrations on social media by using the hashtag #ChildrensDay.
Other Celebrations on November 14
November 14 is also celebrated as
- Loosen Up, Lighten Up Day
- National Spicy Guacamole Day
- World Diabetes Day
- National Pickle Day
- Operating Room Nurse Day
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Happy Childrens Day Quotes
“If you plant honesty, you will reap trust. If you plant goodness, you will reap friends. If you plant humility, you will reap greatness.” Happy Children’s Day
“Childhood means Fun unlimited… Bounteous shower…Of love and care… Realm of imagination… Joy of growing up…“Happy Children’s Day!
“Childhood is An enchanting vista An endless fun A joyful classroom An experience An era of imagination An artistic journey An ode to love A happy moment.” Happy Children’s Day
“All those moments of innocent wonders of enjoying as if there is no tomorrow of sharing whatever little we possessed it seems it was only yesterday on Children’s Day I wish… all your memories… …put a smile onyour face.” Happy Children’s Day!
“Kids, there are no words describe how special you are to us. Come on lets enjoy this day with fun and laughter.” Happy Children’s Day
“Children are the best creation of god, they spread joy in every season.” Happy Children’s Day
“There are only two lasting gift we should give our children, One is roots and second is wings.” Happy Children’s Day
“There r some things, money can’t buy, 1 of such thing is our childhood, enjoy d spirit of children’s day…” Happy Children’s Day!
“They may not always smell pure and sweet, A dirty diaper or a dampened sheet But with a loving cuddle and a beautiful smile, The joys of parenthood are all worth while.” Happy Childrens Day..!!
“Children Are Like A Wet Cement. Whatever Falls On Them Makes An Impression.” HAPPY CHILDRENS DAY HAVE A DAY OF CHILDHOOD MEMORIES!
“Time for some splashing fun Cheers ‘n’ jolly time for everyone Bcoz it’s Children’s Day May the love n laughter always stay on every child’s face.” Happy Childrens Day..!!
“We, the children of the world… Are symbols of promise… and potential.” Happy Children’s Day!
“We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, Yet we forget that he is someone today.” Happy Children Day