When is National Youth Day

The day where all the youth of Unite

There are many days declared by the government of India in the memory of various people who lead the society to a new direction. The National Youth Day is also one of such day declared by the government. Birthday of the great person Swami Vivekananda, January 12th is celebrated as National Youth Day. In 1984, government has declared this particular day as National youth day and it is being celebrated from the very next year that is 1985 onwards.

The main reason of declaring this particular day as National youth day is it was felt by everyone that the ideals with which Swami Vivekananda lived, followed could be a great inspiration to all the youth of India.

This particular day falls in the month of Paush on Krishna Saptami, as per Hindu calendar, which comes on different dates in the English calendar but generally falls only in the month of January. Disciples and great followers of Swami mainly at the places like Ramakrishna mission, follow different practices like offering Mangla arati, worship Swami by singing devotional songs, homa, meditations, Sandhya arati, etc.

At a number of places various social activities are also organized which include blood donation camps, helping poors by providing various required items, help needy students providing education items and many more.

National youth day is celebrated in all the schools and colleges allover India with processions, speeches, music, youth convocations, Seminars, yogasanas, presentations, essay writing competitions, recitations and many other. On this occasion, people from different places participate in various activities allover India promoting preaches of Vivekananda, in the fields of art, education, culture.

Swami Vivekananda’s teachings are published in ‘The Complete works of Swami Vivekananda’ in nine volumes, which are also distributed to various places on this day.

Next National Youth Day is on 12 January 2019 (Saturday)

Days Remaining in Next National Youth Day

National Youth Day in Upcoming Year

When is National Youth Day 2019
When is National Youth Day 2020

Insert a link to this holiday. Copy and paste it on your website.

What is Today on September 23
Anant Chaturdashi

Holidays & Events
Gandhi Jayanti
Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti
Air Force Day
Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti
Navratri Saraswati Puja
NSG Raising Day
Madhvacharya Jayanti
Kojagari Lakshmi Puja
Sharad Purnima
Meerabai Jayanti
Valmiki Jayanti
Karva Chauth
Rashtriya Ekta Diwas
Kerala Piravi

Copyright 2015. All Content here is for information purpose only. Information may change any time and we are constantly reviewing everything to avoid errors but we can not take responsibility regarding correctness of all content. Please read our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy before using this website. For any suggestion or feedback you can contact us at contact@kabhai.com