New Delhi: Today is the birth anniversary of one of the key leaders of freedom fight and country’s first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Nehru was born on 14 November 1889 in Prayagraj (Allahabad). After independence, till 1964, he served the country. Jawaharlal Nehru was also known as the composer of modern India.
Pandit Nehru was very attached to the children. The children knew them as ‘Chacha Nehru’. On his birthday, the whole country celebrates as children day. Nehru also had great love and affection for children and they also done many welfare work for them in life. Keeping this in mind, his birthday is celebrated as Children’s Day. Because of this, people used to call them by love, Chacha Nehru or Chacha Ji.
Jawaharlal Nehru constituted Planning Commission, encouraged the development of science and technology and launched three consecutive five-year plans. Due to their policies a new era of agriculture and industry started in the country. Nehru played a major role in the development of India’s foreign policy.
The precious words of Pandit Nehru
1- Culture is the extension of mind and soul.
2- Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse than this.
3- Every small thing in the crisis is important.
4- Failure occurs only when we forget our ideals, objectives and principles.
5- Facts are facts and do not disappear from anyone’s choice.
6- It is wise to take advantage of others’ experiences.
7- Disasters give us self-knowledge, they show us which soil we are made of.
8- Life is like playing cards of cards. Whatever is in your hand is destiny, the way you play is the free will.
9- Even though working diligently and efficiently in a great work, even if it is not immediately recognized, it is ultimately successful.
10- The person who gets all that he wanted, is always in favor of peace and order.