Teacher’s Day is a special day dedicated to all teachers celebrated every year to honor the teachers and appreciate their special contributions towards education. In India Teachers Day is celebrated every year on 5th September to commemorate the birth anniversary of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. He served as the first Vice-President of India and also as its second President. He was a statesman, a distinguished scholar, but above all, a remarkable teacher. He was the first Indian to teach in the prestigious Oxford University.
Dr. Radhakrishnan was very popular among his students and was highly revered and respected. Hence Teachers Day is observed to celebrate the contributions of a teacher to the society and nation. The day is observed with much joy by the students, who organize several events to entertain their teachers. Students give gifts to the teachers, sing song for them, felicitate them and do lots of similar things to show their love and respect.