Children’s day is celebrated every year on 14th of November which is the birth date of the first Indian prime minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. He became the prime minister of India just after the independence of India. The Children’s Day is celebrated every year to let the people specially parents aware about the importance of celebrating this day.
He was fondly called Chacha Nehru (Uncle Nehru) or Chachaji (Uncle), and who emphasized the importance of giving love and affection to children, whom he saw as the bright future of India. He wanted to enhance the progress of Indian youth for which he established education institutes like AIIMS, Indian Institute of Technology. To give him tribute, India celebrates this festival on 14 November, the day of his birthday.
Children are future of country. They are the God gifts to their parents. They are innocent, admirable, pure and loved by everyone.
Children’s day is celebrated every year with a lots organized programs including cultural and fun activities all over the India. Government and non government organizations, schools, NGOs, private bodies and other conducts variety of competitions as well as events for the children to let them known about their rights and make them happy and cheer. Children are distributed gifts and chocolates. Varieties of competitions are organized like fancy dress, debates, speech related to the freedom fighters, country, storytelling and quizzes.
Check out best quotes, wishes, messages and greetings to be shared on Children’s Day 2016:
- A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer.
- Every child is a different kind of flower and all together, make this world. A beautiful garden.
- Time for some splashing fun
Cheers and jolly time for everyone
Because it’s Children’s Day
May the love n laughter always stay on every child’s face. Happy Children’s Day!!
- Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man. — Rabindranath Tagore
- Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression. — Dr Haim Ginott, child psychologist