National Youth Day 2017 Yuva Diwas Celebrations on Swami Vivekananda’s Birth Day Facts Theme Quotes

National Youth Day 2017

Finally, the most awaiting day has come. First all we wish you all National Youth Day 2017. On January 12th, 2017 Young Stars are going to celebrate their day very specially. The Birthday of the Swami Vivekananda is decided to celebrate as the National Youth Day. I think you people think what the reason is behind. Sure we will let you know and collect latest Interesting Facts of National Youth Day from here. Motivating the Youth through the way of Ideas of the Swami and here some of the Youth Day Celebrations towards this most important day. It is the great way to wake up the endless energy of the people. So, have a look towards the Yuva Diwas 2017 Theme & article.

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Why Youth Day Celebrated on Swami Vivekananda’s Birth Day?

Let us first know about Swami Vivekananda…! He was born on January 12, 1863, into an aristocratic family in West Bengal. Swami’s Original name is Narendra Nath Datta. The founder Ramakrishna Math and the Ramakrishna Mission is Swami only. Swami Vivekananda emphasised yoga, meditation and abstinence while speaking out powerfully against the curse of poverty, prejudice and discrimination. He passed away on July 4 in the year 1902 at the age of 39 at Belur Math near Kolkata in West Bengal. The main force behind the introduction of Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the western world has happened only by him. Raising interfaith awareness, bringing Hinduism to the status of a major world religion in the late 19th century has credited to him.

Well coming to the point Why Youth Day Celebrated on Swami Vivekananda’s Birth Day? The reason is to encourage and inspire youth to have a successful of their Life. The main objective is the Government move is to imbibe the students and youth with the philosophy and ideals of the Swami, the man who brought a change in the thought process of the youth. Indian Government declared January 12th as the National Youth Day in 1984.

As per the quote from the Government of India’s Communication, “it was felt that the philosophy of Swami ji and the ideals for which he lived and worked could be a great source of inspiration for the Indian Youth.”

National Youth Day Quotes

Youth Day Celebrations

The Union Government in 1984 had declared and decided to observe the birthday of Swami Vivekananda i.e. 12 January as a National Youth Day every year from 1985 onwards. Here are some Youth Day Celebrations all over India at schools and colleges, with processions, speeches, recitations, music, youth conventions, seminars, Yoga, presentations, competitions in essay-writing, recitations and sports. Various events, including debate and drawing competitions, cultural shows including musical performances, dance performances, skits and plays, besides motivational talks have been planned for the occasion for the young participants. The primary objective behind this day is to provide a platform and opportunity for the youth from disadvantaged sections of the society, to express and exhibit their talent. And also collect Yuva Diwas 2017 Theme available at the bottom.

Nation Youth Day 2017 Theme

In 2011 National Youth Day Theme was “Sabse Pehle Bharat”

In 2012 Yuva Diwas Theme was Celebrating Diversity In Unity

In 2013 National Youth Day Theme was “Awakening the Youth Power”

In 2014 National Youth Day in India theme was “Youth for Drugs Free World”

In 2015 the theme was Youngmanch” and “Youth for Clean, Green and Progressive India” (and slogan was “hum se hai nayi shuruaat”).

National Youth Day 2016 theme was “Indian Youth for Development, Skill and Harmony”

National Youth Day Quotes

Talk to yourself once in a day…Otherwise you may miss meeting an EXCELLENT person in this World”. – Swami Vivekananda

When an idea exclusively occupies the mind, it is transformed into an actual physical or mental state”. – Swami Vivekananda

There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age- Sophia Loren

The duty of youth is to challenge corruption – Kurt Cobain

Dream, Dream, Dream…! Dreams transform into thoughts and thoughts result in action – APJ Abdul Kalam

“There are new eras in one’s life that are equivalent to youth–are something better than youth.” – George Eliot

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.”- Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

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