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Odisha Foundation Day 2020: All you need to know

10 hrs ago
Odisha Foundation Day is celebrated as Utkal Divas on 1 April in Odisha with full enthusiasm. On 1 April 1936, the Odisha state became a separate province. Let us read more about the day!

National Doctor’s Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Objectives

14 hrs ago
National Doctor's Day is observed every year on 1st July in India to honour the legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy. On this day we acknowledge the contributions of doctor's humane service to mankind. Why is National Doctor's Day celebrated on 1st July? What is the history behind the celebration, its significance and objectives? Let us have a look! legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy.

World Theatre Day 2020: Theme, History, Celebrations and Significance

3 days ago
World Theatre Day is celebrated every year on 27 March to highlight the importance of theatre as nowadays it is losing its importance. Let us have a look at the history of World Theatre Day, its 2020 theme, and significance.    

Chaitra Navratri 2020: History, Significance and Key Facts

Mar 25, 2020
Chaitra Navratri is an auspicious Hindu festival that is celebrated from 25 March-2 April, 2020. It is a nine-day festival that marks the victory of good over evil. Ashtami will be celebrated on 1st April and Ram Navami on 2nd April. Let us read in detail about Chaitra Navratri history, significance, Ugadi New Year and Gudi Parva.

World Tuberculosis (TB) Day 2020: History, Significance and Facts

Mar 24, 2020
World Tuberculosis (TB) Day falls on 24 March every year to educate people about the disease TB and its consequences. Therefore, it is necessary to take efforts to end the TB epidemic globally. What is TB, why is this day observed on 24 March, what is the theme of 2020? Let us find out!  

Martyr's Day (Shaheed Diwas) in India 2020: History, Significance and Facts

Mar 23, 2020
Martyr's Day or Shaheed Diwas in India is observed on several dates. 23rd March is remembered as the day when three brave freedom fighters namely Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar were hanged by the British. Therefore, 23 March is observed as Martyr's Day or Shaheed Diwas to pay tribute to these three freedom fighters. Let us read more about it in detail.    

Important Days in March 2020: National and International Days

Mar 20, 2020
The name of March is dedicated to the Roman god of war, Mars. It is the first month of the earliest Roman calendar. Several events, festivals and important days of the national and international fall in March. Let us have a look at the list of events and important days that fall in March.    

World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) 2020: Current Theme, History and Facts

Mar 20, 2020
World Down Syndrome Day is observed on 21 March to raise awareness globally about the disease Down syndrome. Do you know about it? Let us read more about World Syndrome Day, its 2020 theme, history and also about the disease Down syndrome.

World Oral Health Day 2020: All you need to know

Mar 20, 2020
World Oral Health Day is celebrated on 20 March to raise awareness about oral health. Several events and campaigns are organised on this day. Let us read more about World Oral Health Day, its history and significance.

World Sparrow Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

Mar 20, 2020
Sparrows are beautiful birds with smooth, round heads and rounded wings. They have beautiful voices, their chirping and singing sound heard all over. A special day is dedicated to these beautiful birds known as World Sparrow Day. It is celebrated on 20 March. Let us read in detail about this day!    

International Day of Happiness 2020: Current Theme, History and Facts

Mar 20, 2020
As we are facing a global crisis together, it is the time to keep calm, stay wise and be kind. The inalienable right is the pursuit of Happiness. It is rightly said that happiness is the reaction when you give someone a gift they've always wanted. There is a day that is celebrated to recognise people the importance of happiness in life.  Let us find out the day and how is it celebrated.

International Day of Action for Rivers 2020: Current Theme, History and Facts

Mar 14, 2020
International Day of Action for Rivers is celebrated on 14 March to raise awareness about the importance of rivers and climate change. Let us read in detail International Day of Action for Rivers, 2020 theme, its history and some facts about international river projects.

Pi Day 2020: Invention, History and Interesting Facts

Mar 13, 2020
Pi day is observed on 14 March annually and also on this date Albert Einstein was born. It was founded in 1988 by a physicist Larry Shaw. In mid 18th century pi has also been represented by the Greek letter π. Let us study more about pi, its history, invention and some interesting facts about it.

World Kidney Day 2020: Theme, History, Significance and Facts

Mar 11, 2020
World Kidney Day is celebrated annually on the second Thursday in March. Kidneys are an important organ in our body as the function of the kidney is to remove waste products and excess fluid from the body. Let us study World Kidney Day in detail with the theme of 2020, history, the objective behind its celebration, significance, types of kidney disease, etc. through this article.

International Women's Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

Mar 7, 2020
International Women's Day is observed on 8 March in several countries across the globe. Every year it is celebrated with a particular theme. What is the theme of 2020, how is it celebrated, first time when it was celebrated, what is the history behind celebration, etc. Let us find out!  

National Dentist Day 2020: All you need to know

Mar 7, 2020
Dentist’s Day is celebrated every year on 6 March to express gratitude to the people who help you to keep your tooth healthy. Let us read more about Dentist's Day!

National Safety Day 2020: History, Objectives and Significance

Mar 4, 2020
National Safety Day is observed on 4 March and a one week campaign is orgainsed from 4 March known as National Safety Week Campaign focusing on the safety measures that need to be taken to reduce any kind of mishaps and accidents. What are the objectives behind celebrating National Safety Day, and how is it celebrated? Let us have a look!    

World Wildlife Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Key Facts

Mar 3, 2020
World Wildlife Day is observed on 3 March to highlight the importance of flora and fauna on Earth. Let us read more about World Wildlife Day, current theme, history, significance and some facts related to wildlife.

National Science Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

Feb 28, 2020
National Science Day is celebrated on 28 February to pay tribute to Dr. C.V Raman for his discovery Raman Effect.  Let us have a look in detail about National Science Day, 2020 theme, history, how is it celebrated and significance.    

C.V. Raman Biography: Early Life, Career, Awards and Achievements

Feb 28, 2020
Dr. C.V Raman full name is Dr. Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman. On 28 February, 1928, he discovered the Raman Effect and win Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery. Every year on 28 February, National Science Day is celebrated to pay tribute to the Nobel Laureate Dr. C.V. Raman. Let us read more about him, his childhood days, education, family, discoveries, awards, and achievements.    

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