The Children Day
The Children Day :
The 14th of November is celebrated as children’s day. It is the birthday of Pundit Jawaharlal Nehru - the first Prime Minister of free India. It has an importance of its own.
Pundit Nehru had a great love for children. He wanted to be among them, talk to them and play with them. The children also loved and respected him and called him CHACHA NEHRU.
The 14th November is celebrated every year by the people of India in a befitting manner. Early in the morning people, begin gathering at Shanti Bhavan to pay homage to the great leader. The visitors include cabinet ministers and high officials. Wreaths are placed at the Samadhi, prayers are held and hymns are chanted. Tributes are paid to Pundit Nehru for his sacrifices, achievements in international politics and peace efforts.
School children organize cultural programmers to celebrate the day. They sing national songs and stage short dramas. The leaders, who attend the celebration, deliver speeches. They advise the students to be patriotic and follow the footsteps of Pundit Nehru. They inspire them to deeds of bravery and sacrifice for the sake of their motherland.
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Short Essay on Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru In English For Kids
|Subject||Write an English essay on Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in your words.|
|Grade/Class||3rd to 8th Standard|
|Number of words||240 words|
|Age group||8 – 13 Years|
The architect of modern India,Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was born on November 14, 1889 in Allahabad. Moti Lai Nehru, his father was a great lawyer. His mother’s name was Swarup Rani. Nehru’s initial education was completed at home. But at the age of 15, he was sent to the most expensive school Harrow in England. He completed his higher studies in London’s famous Cambridge University. Later he studied Law and became a lawyer. He began his practice at Allahabad High Court.
Jawaharlal Nehru’s political career began in 1916. He met Gandhiji for the first time at the Congress session in Lucknow. After that Nehru jumped in to the freedom struggle and left his low practice. He actively participated in Non Cooperative movement. He was sent to jail several times. He was selected as president of Indian National Congress five times. Under his president ship, Congress demanded complete independence from British rule in 1929. After India’s independence, he became India’s first Prime Minister. He was the founder member of the Non Aligned Movement. He was a great statesman, an idealist and a dreamer.
Pandit Nehru loved children. And the children called him Chacha Nehru with love. His birthday is now celebrated as Children’s Day. Jawaharlal Nehru was one of the greatest leaders in India. He was the founder of Panchashila. He is an eminent author too. He wrote the famous books like ‘Discovery of India’ and ‘Glimpses of World History’. He died on 27th May, 1964.
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