Teachers Day

Teachers Day is celebrated on September 5. It is the birthday of Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, the second President of India. He was very talented teacher who loved his students. He had a very rare taste for teaching.

Dr. Radhakrishnan was born in a family in Madras (Chennai). He was a professor of philosophy in the Oxford University. In 1949 he became India's ambassador to Soviet Union. In 1952, he was elected the President of India. It was in 1962 he became the President. Teachers Day is an occasion to remember his contribution to our nation.

On this day we should also remember our loving teachers. We should express our love and respect for them. We know how much they work for our development. They try their best to make us the best in the world. We should remember their good works and pray for them.