Happy Teachers day 2018 : The importance of teachers day

Happy Teachers day 2018 : The importance of teachers day >

Sarvepalli radhakrishnan,teachers day
Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

We celebrate Teacher's day on september 5 every year as the birth day of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan(1888-1975). He was the first vice president of Independent India. The word 'Teacher' may be a word that you can find in any dictionary but the emotion hides behind these word is greater than anything else. As a Human, We need a teacher in our life who can show us the right path to choose, right work to do, right feelings to show. So Teacher is regarded as the living god on Earth. 

History of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan:

Sketch of radhakrishnan
  On 5th sptember,1888 Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was born in a telugu speaking Niyogi bhamin family in a village called Nellore, which is fifteen miles far from Andra pradesh. His primary education was at K.V High School at Thiruttani. 


He was awaded Scholarships throughout his academic life. He got his Master's degree in Philosophy from Madras christian college in 1906.

In April 1909, He was appointed to the Department of Philosophy in Madras Precidency college.

In 1918, he became a professor of philosophy in University of mysore.

In 1921, He occupied the King george v chair of mental and moral science in university of Calcutta. 

In 1947, Radhakrishnan represented India in UNESCO. Later he was choosen ambassador of India to the soviet union. 


Radhakrishnan with john.keneddy

1. FIRST Vice president of india(1952-1962)

2. Second president of india(1962-67)

Importance of Teacher's day :

Once his students and friends decided to celebrate his birthday. But he denied and in reply he said "Instead of celebrating my birthday, it would be my proud privilege if September 5th is observed as Teachers' Day."


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