Marathi Language Pride Day

Marathi Language Pride Day: Do you know the difference between Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Din and Marathi Rajbhasha Din? 27 February Let us know about it.

Posted by

Marathi Language Pride Day(Marathi Bhasha Din): Kavi Kusumagraj Birth Anniversary:

Marathi language has a rich and deep-rooted tradition. The Marathi language is ranging from Ancient to Modern Times. Marathi Language is not only popular for its continuous growth in classical and Marathi literature but also for its widespread use. This day celebrates the achievements of the language.

Marathi Language Pride Day

Jnanpith Award-winning senior poet Kusumagraj, also known as Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar, is honored on February 27th as Marathi Language Pride Day. Some people also refer to it as Marathi Rajbhasha Din, but it’s important to note that Marathi Rajbhasha Din is on May 1st. Let’s understand the distinction between these two days.

Unique Features of Marathi Language Pride Day:

1.Marathi is one of the 22 officially recognized languages in India..

2.It holds the distinction of being the 15th most spoken language globally and the third most spoken language in India.

3.Marathi Language is the official language of Maharashtra and Goa.

4.Marathi boasts a rich literary heritage and tradition.

Contributions of Kusumagraj:

 Kusumagraj, on his birth anniversary celebrated as Marathi Language Pride Day, made significant contributions to Maharashtra’s cultural landscape. He raised Marathi poetry to a high level and presented the language in a unique literary form. His efforts in promoting the learning of Marathi are noteworthy.

Kusumagraj, born as Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar, derived his poet name from his elder sister Kusum. His selfless and emotionally expressive writing skills made him earn  global recognition, making him a literary icon.

Marathi Rajbhasha Din and Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Din:

 On May 1, 1960, Maharashtra became a separate state. Marathi was officially recognized as the state language. Since then, May 1 is celebrated as Marathi Rajbhasha Din or Marathi Language Day. Additionally, February 21 is observed as International Mother Language Day, and February 27 is dedicated to Marathi Language Pride Day. Understanding the importance of these three days is crucial.

In conclusion, celebrating Marathi Rajbhasha Din, Jaganmohan, and Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Din on May 1, February 21, and February 27 respectively highlights the importance of language diversity and cultural pride.

We hope you liked the blog please share this blog with your friends and family so that they can also take use of this information. For more news visit our website