Tag Archives: Public Holidays in India

Beating Retreat Information For Students

Beating Retreat

Beating Retreat Information: After three days of Republic Day parade, a moving ceremony known as “Beating Retreat” is held at the Vijay Chowk in New Delhi. This ceremony revives an ancient war custom according to which troops used to stop fighting at sunset. Bugles announcing the sunset would sound in the battlefield. As soon as soldiers heard these bugles they …

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Martyrs Day India: Shaheed Diwas Information

Martyrs Day

Martyrs Day marks the death anniversary of the father of nation, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, who was assassinated on Jan 30, 1948, by Nathuram Godse. Godse held Gandhi responsible for the partition of India thus he shot Gandhi Ji. For this evil deed Godse was hanged on November 15, 1949. Originally the martyrdom of the soldiers while defending the sovereignty of …

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Dr. Sampurnanand Jayanti Information For Kids

Dr. Sampurnanand Jayanti Information For Kids

Name: Dr. Sampurnanand Born: 01 January 1891 Benares, Uttar Pradesh, India Death: 10 January 1969 (aged 78) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India Political Party: Indian National Congress Positions Held: 3rd Governor of Rajasthan 2nd Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Amid the clanging bells, chants of hymns, environment scented by the fragrance of incense sticks of Varanasi a freedom fighter and scholar …

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Good Governance Day Information For Students

Good Governance Day Information For Students

Good Governance Day is observed in India annually on the 25th of December. In this day nation celebrates the birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna and former-Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The day was established in 2014 to honour Prime Minister Vajpayee by fostering awareness among the Indian people of accountability in government. In keeping with this principle, the Good Governance …

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National Mathematics Day Information For Kids

National Mathematics Day Information For Kids

National Mathematics Day is celebrated on 22 December every year to mark the birth anniversary of legendary Indian mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan and his contributions in the field of mathematics. Let us read more about National Mathematics Day, its history, significance and how is it celebrated in India. As we know that since ancient times various scholars had made significant contributions …

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National Energy Conservation Day: 14 December

National Energy Conservation Day: 14 December

The National Energy Conservation Day is being celebrated every year on December 14 since 1991. The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), under Ministry of Power spearheads the celebrations every year. National Energy Conservation Day: Objective The objective to celebrate the National Energy Conservation Day is to drive mass awareness about the importance of energy efficiency and conservation. National Energy Conservation …

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Karnataka Rajyotsava Information For Students

Karnataka Rajyotsava

The Rajyotsava Day is the state festival of Karnataka and is observed on November 1st every year. The day is celebrated to commemorate the birthday of Karnataka as the state was formed on this day. The Rajyotsava day is marked as a government holiday in the state of Karnataka. Karnataka Rajyotsava: History In 1950, India became republic and different provinces …

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Rashtriya Ekta Diwas: National Unity Day

National Unity Day, Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

National Unity Day (also known as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas) is celebrated every year on 31st of October by the people all through India. It is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel who really unified the country. Rashtriya Ekta Diwas or National Unity Day was introduced by the Government of India in 2014 with the aim of …

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Sadbhavana Diwas Information For Students

Sadbhavana Diwas - Rajiv Gandhi Birth Anniversary

Sadbhavana Diwas (Birth anniversary of Rajiv Gandhi) is celebrated all over the India, on 20th of August. Sadbhavana Diwas The Sadbhavana (means having good feelings for others) Diwas or Harmony Day is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of the earlier Prime Minister of India named Rajiv Gandhi. Having good feelings for others was the only the mission of the …

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