New Delhi, Sep 5: It’s Teachers’ Day in India and Google joined the nation in celebrating the event. The search engine giant on Wednesday posted an animated doodle on its India home page as a tribute to every teacher around the globe.
The doodle showed a spinning globe with spectacles surrounded by many subjects.
Some of the subjects depicted were sports, music, astronomy, and chemistry — showing that knowledge need not be just bookish.
— Google India (@GoogleIndia) September 5, 2018
Teachers’ Day is celebrated in India on September 5 as a tribute to the second President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan who was an exemplary teacher.
He was also a philosopher, scholar, and politician. His work dedicated towards education shaped the youth of the country in the early years of the democracy.
While World Teacher’s Day, designated by the Unesco is celebrated on October 5 every year.
The tradition of celebrating Teachers’ Day started in the 1960s. Students in schools and colleges and in people across fields pay tributes to their teachers on this day for their guidance to build a better tomorrow.
— ANI (@ANI) September 5, 2018
A teacher is a friend, philosopher, and guide who influences us greatly right from our childhood till our adult life. Teachers are like real potters who not only give our life a shape but also enable to lit like a lamp forever after dispelling the darkness from all across the world.
So let’s celebrate Teachers’ Day with Google today and say a big thank you to all our teachers.
Happy Teachers’ Day!