In India on one hand a Woman is a personification of love, caring, strength, greatness and is has goddesses to worship but on the other hand a woman has to be the victim of Rapes, Inequality and Biasedness. With the rising crime against woman in India an all over the world, her existence should be celebrated daily but to mark her contributions we have International Women’s Day dedicated to her. On this day we celebrate and observe her success as she take various part in cultural, political, social and economic development. It is also acknowledged to make people aware of women’s rights and gender equality.
International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on 8 March. This day is celebrated in different ways globally. In India, the woman is worshiped like a goddess. But this society not only worships the woman’s form on the one hand, but also insults her on the other side. Women are poorly understood in a male dominated society. But the promotion and dissemination of education has played a very important role in changing these orthodox ideas. It would not be wrong to say that people have changed their thinking towards women. So let’s know about the theme of the purpose of celebrating International Women’s Day and its history.
Why is International Women’s Day celebrated?
Women’s Day is celebrated as a celebration of women’s economic, political and social achievements, revealing respect, admiration and love for women in different regions all over the world. This day is considered very important for women all over the world. On this day issues related to women in the world are discussed. The main purpose behind celebrating this day is to make women self-reliant. Education has to be exposed towards women. If girls become financially self-reliant after getting education, then the spirit of equality with economic freedom will spread in the society. So that women will also be seen in the same manner. Even today, the situation of women is not good in many backward areas and communities.
Women’s Day Theme
Every year, Women’s Day is celebrated with different themes. This theme is aimed at promoting and honoring women. This year is the theme of International Women’s Day (Women Scientists at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19). During the Covid-19 epidemic, the image of women researchers in different areas has emerged. To appreciate which this theme has been kept. International Women’s Day # IWD2021
The entire women community is celebrated to honor, appreciate their work and express love and respect for them. This year the #ChooseToChallenge is to eradicate growing discrimination in every region. There are many countries in the world where women are discharged on the occasion of International Women’s Day. Afghanistan, Cuba, Vietnam, Uganda, Cambodia, Russia, Belarus and Ukraine have an official holiday on 8 March.
History of International Women’s Day
If we look at the history of International Women’s Day, for centuries women have been fighting for their rights. In ancient Greece, a woman named Lysistrata launched the rights movement demanding the end of the war during the French Revolution, a group of Persian women took out a front on this day in Versailles, a front aimed at increasing women because of war. The atrocities had to be stopped.
In 1909, Womens Day was celebrated in America for the first time on 28 February. The Socialist Party of America chose this day in New York to honor the 1908 strike of the garment workers so that women could protest on this day for their low hours of work and their demands. After this, in the year 1913-14, Women’s Day emerged as a symbol of opposing the war. In the same year, Russian women celebrated International Women’s Day for the first time on the last day of February.
Women also protested the First World War. After this, women in Europe rallied on 8 March to support Peace Activists. But in the year 1975, United Nations started celebrating Women’s Day on 8 March. At the same time, International Women’s Day was celebrated for the first time globally on 19 March 1911 in Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland.
Two years later, its date was changed to 8 March in 1913 and since then it has been celebrated every year. Since then, International Women’s Day has been celebrated at different levels till date.
How is International Women’s Day celebrated?
On this day, programs are organized to honor women in every field. Many people send Womens Day Quotes in Hindi or whatever language they speak and prefer Apart from this, this day also shows how far women have yet to go. Every women should enjoy this day very well and tell their success, and tell everyone that women are not less than anyone. You too should make all the women around you special specials to your friends and send them a nice message and tell them how special it is in your life.
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