In 1916 Nehru married to Kamala Kaul. His only daughter Indira was born a year later in 1917.
Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964 C.E.) was the first Prime Minister of Independent India. He was born on November 14, 1889 in Allahabad, India. His father, Motilal Nehru, was a well-known eminent lawyer who belonged to Kashmiri Pundit’s community.
He emerged as the paramount leader of the Indian independence movement under the tutelage of Mahatma Gandhi and ruled India from its establishment as an independent nation in 1947 until his death in 1964.
He is considered to be the architect of the modern Indian nation-state: a sovereign, socialist, secular, and democratic republic.
He was also known as Pandit Nehru due to his roots with Kashmiri Pandit community while many Indian children knew him as “Uncle Nehru” (Chacha Nehru).
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru had born as on 14th of November 1889. He was the first Prime Minister of India who ruled the country for longest period.
He was the great follower of peace and prosperity. Pandit Nehru Jayanti is a festival for the country of India.
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru is not only known for his political career or for service of country but was also famous among children. His love to children was same as his love for red rose flower.
India it is celebrated on 14th November, because the date marks the birth anniversary of legendary freedom fighter and independent India’s first Prime Minister – Pundit Jawaharlal Nehru.
The birthday of Chacha Nehru, a great Indian leader, is celebrated as Children’s Day.
He worked great for the well-being of children as well as youngsters after the independence of India.
He worked so much for the education, progress and welfare of the children of India.
He was very affectionate towards children and became famous as Chacha Nehru among them.
For the progress and development of the youth of India, he had established various educational institutions such as Indian Institutes of Technology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences and Indian Institutes of Management.
He made a five year plan which includes free primary education, free meals including milk to the school children in order to prevent children from malnutrition in India.
The deep love and fervor Chacha Nehru towards the children is the big reason of celebrating the Children’s Day at his birthday anniversary.
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