Teachers Day 2022: 10 things related to teachers' day that you need to know

05 Sep 2022

1. Teachers’ Day is celebrated worldwide for the admiration of teachers for their special contribution to society.

2. World Teachers’ Day is celebrated on September 7. However, Teachers’ Day is celebrated on different dates by different countries.

3. The celebration in different countries is correlated to either eminent personalities or achievements of milestones in the domain of education.

4. In India, Teachers’  Day is celebrated on 5th September to honor the teachers for their special contribution to society, while in China it is celebrated on 11th September.

5. Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan became  President of India in 1962, was a staunch educationist, renowned diplomat, and above all a great Teacher.

6. When Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan became President of India, some of his students and friends requested him to allow them to celebrate his birthday that also falls on 5th September.

7. Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan    said, “Instead of celebrating my birthday, it would be my proud privilege if 5 September would be observed as Teachers’ Day.”

8. Since then,  India celebrates, 5th September as Teacher’s Day where students pay their reverence and gratitude to teachers for their noble effort in shaping their career.

9. Dr Radhakhrishnan believed that “teachers should be the best minds in the country”.

10. Gyanunlimited team wishes their teachers a Very Happy Teachers’ Day.