Teachers Day

Teachers’ Day is a special day for the appreciation of teachers, and may include celebrations to honor them for their special contributions in a particular field area, or the community in general.

The idea of celebrating Teachers’ Day took root in many countries during the 19th century; in most cases, they celebrate a local educator or an important milestone in education.

India Guru Purnima is traditionally observed as a day to venerate teachers, the birthday of the second President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (5th September) is also celebrated as Teacher’s Day since 1962.