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Important Days in the Month of August 6th August Hiroshima Day Hiroshima Day commemorates 6 August 1945, the day when an atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima, followed a few days later by another dropped on the city of Nagasaki.
Important Days in the Month of August 7th August National Handloom Day The National Handloom Day is observed annually on 7th of August to honor the handloom weavers in the country and also highlight the handloom industry. It seeks to highlight the contribution of handloom to the socioeconomic development of the country and increase income of the weavers.
Important Days in the Month of August 8th August Quit India Movement On this day in 1942, father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi gave the clarion call of Do or Die to all Indians to drive away Britishers from the country. Quit India Movement (Bharat Chhodo Andolan or August Movement or August Kranti) was an important milestone in the Indian freedom struggle
Important Days in the Month of August 9th August International Day of the world's Indigenous People's Day The International Day of the World's Indigenous People's is observed on 9 August each year to promote and protect the rights of the world's indigenous population. This event also recognizes the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection.
Important Days in the Month of August 10th August World Biofuel Day World Biofuel Day is observed every year on 10th August to create awareness about the importance of non-fossil fuels as an alternative to conventional fossil fuels and to highlight the various efforts made by the Government in the biofuel sector.
Important Days in the Month of August 12th August International Youth Day Every Year International Youth Day is celebrated on 12 August to recognize the efforts of the world's youth in enhancing global society and to draw an attention regarding cultural and legal surrounding youngsters. Also, this is the way to promote the ways to engage youngsters in making positive contributions to their communities
Important Days in the Month of August 12th August World Elephant Day World Elephant Day is an international annual event on August 12, dedicated to the preservation and protection of the world's elephants. It also seeks to share knowledge and positive solutions for better care and management of captive and wild elephants.
Important Days in the Month of August 13 August International Left Hander's Day International Left Handers Day is observed annually on August 13 to celebrate the uniqueness and differences of the left handers.
Important Days in the Month of August 14 August Shaheed Saman Diwas The Shaheed Saman Diwas will be observed in all districts of Madhya Pradesh on August 14, 2018. The state government has taken the decision to observe the day to honor families of martyrs of Madhya Pradesh origin.
Important Days in the Month of August 19th August World Humanitarian Day This day honors all humanitarians who have worked in the promotion of the humanitarian cause, and those who have lost their lives in the cause of duty. It aims to increase public awareness about humanitarian assistance activities worldwide and the importance of international cooperation.
21st August World Senior Citizen's Day The World Senior Citizens Day is celebrated every year on 21 August across the world raise awareness of the condition of elder people and support them through the process of senescence. This day is observed to 1 .1 'll raise awareness about factors and issues affecting older people, such as deterioration with with age and examine issues that affect their lives such as abuse of elderly people. It is also recognizes and appreciates ntributions that older people make to society
29 August National Sports Day National Sports Day is a day which celebrates and honors the birthday of Dhyan Chand - a field hockey player who is considered by many to be the best of all time. It is celebrated in academic institutions and sports academics throughout the world, as a tribute to excellent sportsmen and sportsmanship. In India, National Sports Day is celebrated on 29th August all over India in various educational institutes and sports academics
29th August International Day against Nuclear Tests International Day against Nuclear Tests brings public awareness and education about the effects of global nuclear weapon tests. The day aims to end nuclear testing and to promote peace and security