Teacher’s Day 2021: Teacher’s Day is celebrated across the country on 5th September

Teacher’s Day 2021: Teacher’s Day is celebrated annually across the country on 5 September with great pride. On this day we remember our beloved teachers and express our respect and love for them. Especially for schools and colleges, special arrangements and programs are planned for this day. Students show respect for their teachers by giving them cards. This day is very important for teachers. At this event, many small and large programs are also organized across the country to honor teachers, and teachers working in the field of education are given special honors on this day.

That’s why teachers’ day started to be celebrated

Teacher’s Day is actually celebrated on the birthday of former Indian President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. Teachers’ Day was first celebrated in 1962 when Dr. Sarvepalli was elected President of the country.

One time on her birthday, her friends and other students planned a congratulatory ceremony, and she said that instead of celebrating my birthday separately, I would feel proud when it was celebrated as Teacher’s Day. From then on, Teacher’s Day began to be celebrated around the country.

Who was Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was the first Vice President and Second President of India. He was the driver of Indian culture, a distinguished scholar, a great philosopher. Because of his credentials, in 1954, the Government of India adorned him with the highest honors of the Bharat Ratna. He was given the title “Sir” by the British government in 1931.

He was the Vice-Chancellor of Andhra University from 1931 to 36, while a professor at Oxford University from 1936 to 1952. From 1937 to 1941, he worked as a professor at George V College under the University of Calcutta. He was Chancellor of Banaras Hindu University from 1939 to 48. He was also Chancellor of Delhi University from 1953 to 1962. In 1946, he made his presence known at UNESCO as India’s ambassador.

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