The most romantic month of the whole year is February with 28 days usually and 29 days in leap years. Also, it's the shortest month of the year close to the festivals. Let's have a closer look at the list of significant days this month.
Throughout the year, festival seasons are widely spread in India. So there is a festival in every month of the year to be celebrated. Additionally, it is also evident that February is the last month that has the cooler season.
FEBRUARY 1ST - COAST GUARD DAY OF INDIA
The Indian Coast Guard celebrates its foundation day on February 1st every year. The Coast Guard of India has a significant role in securing the maritime zones of India and Indian coasts.
FEBRUARY 2ND - INTERNATIONAL WETLANDS DAY
International World Wetlands and Biodiversity Day are celebrated on February 2nd every year in commemoration of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in 1971.
FEBRUARY 3RD - NATIONAL GOLDEN RETRIEVER DAY
Golden Retriever is one of the most popular dog breeds. These breed dogs are popularly known for their playfulness, intelligence and friendliness. Dog lovers celebrate every year on February 3rd golden retrievers day.
FEBRUARY 4TH - WORLD CANCER DAY
Every year World Cancer Day is observed on February 4th globally. WHO (World Health Organisation) celebrates the day to spread awareness of Cancer disease and how to cure it.
FEBRUARY 5TH - KALA GHODA ARTS FESTIVAL
The Mumbai arts festival presents numerous events reflecting the splendid art history of Mumbai city on the 5th of February every year.
FEBRUARY 7TH To FEBRUARY 14TH - VALENTINES WEEK
February month is the month of love celebrated with a lot of excitement and surprises throughout the whole year. People in love show their affection in terms of presents and gifts to their other significant or loved ones every day from the 7th till the 14th. Love is in the air and all over the month, especially on valentines day!
FEBRUARY 12TH - NATIONAL PRODUCTIVITY DAY
12th February of every year is observed as the productivity culture increase day in India. NPC (National Productivity Council) celebrates this day with a specially dedicated theme.
FEBRUARY 13TH - SAROJINI NAIDU BIRTH ANNIVERSARY
Sarojini Naidu also popularly known as the Nightingale Of India, was born on the 13th of February and as a memory to cherish her birth, every year Indians celebrate February 13th as her birth anniversary.
FEBRUARY 20TH - WORLD SOCIAL JUSTICE DAY
Every year on February 20th, to encourage people how poverty eradication is affected by social justice, world social justice day is celebrated. To achieve complete employment and support social integration, February 20th is recognised as social justice day. Issues like unemployment and poverty are tackled on this day particularly.
FEBRUARY 23RD - WORLD PEACE DAY
World peace day is celebrated and memorised on February 23rd annually in remembrance of Rotary International’s inaugural convention. Businessmen gather in a specific place without bothering their respective backgrounds and set up a series of developments which helped in the creation of Rotary International.