Children’s Day is celebrated to commemorate the affection of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru towards children. Jawaharlal Nehru was born on 14th November 1889 in Allahabad city of Uttar Pradesh in India. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was elected as the first Prime Minister of India. Because of his love and affection towards children, he was also named Chacha Nehru. Since the death of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in 1964, this day is celebrated as Children’s Day.
Nehru Ji had remarkable love for children and the future generation of the nation. It is known for a fact that children are the future of our country, we need to preserve them and build the future of those children on the right track. Because of his love for children, his birthday became the land to honor children. The main purpose of this ceremony was to make all the citizens of the nation believe that they are the future of our country and they have full right to education. It is correct to grow on the right path, thereby creating a healthy and well-organized nation.
Celebrating Children’s Day is like giving a tribute to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. These days, Children’s Day is celebrated in many ways in schools as well as homes. Events are planned to rejoice Children’s Day and various competitions are organized for them. On this day, children are made aware of their rights and duties. Picnics and various sports activities are also arranged on this day for children so they can enjoy and celebrate in their way. This day is dedicated to the care of children, irrespective of their gender, and their financial status. We should not only limit this day to celebrations but also try to understand their feelings and those indulged in any kind of child labor, or abuse should be removed from that scenario.