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National Youth Day (India)

  • National Youth Day is celebrated in India on 12 January on the birthday of Swami Vivekananda
  • In 1984 the Government of India declared the day as the National Youth Day and since 1985
  • Event is celebrated in India every year.
  • It was felt that the philosophy of Swamiji and the ideals for which he lived and worked could be a great source of inspiration for the Indian Youth.
  • The National Youth Day is observed all over India at schools and colleges, with processions,youth conventions,and sports on 12 January every year.
  • National Youth Festival (India) is an annual gathering of young people associated with National Youth Day

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