25 Mar, 2017 | 5:42 AM IST

Important Days

Important Days Reason to Celebrate
Teachers’ Day In India, the Teachers’ Day is celebrated on 5th September every year, which is also the birthday of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the first Vice-President of independent India and the second President of the country. The World Teachers’ Day is celebrated on October 5.
International Literacy Day International Literacy Day is celebrated every year on 8th September to highlight the importance of literacy in life and remind ourselves of the status of literacy and adult learning worldwide.
National Education Day India celebrates the National Education Day on 11th November every year, which is also the birthday of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, eminent educationist and the first Education Minister of independent India.
Children’s Day In India, Children’s Day is celebrated on 14th November every year which is also the birthday of independent India’s first Prime Minister Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru, who loved children very much. Universal Children’s Day is celebrated on November 20.