What is Prithvi Divas?
Prithvi means Earth and Divas means day, hence Prithvi Divas means Earth Day! Earth Day is like a birthday of the Earth! Prithvi ka janamdin! Just like you celebrate your birthday because you are special; we celebrate Earth’s birthday because Earth is very special too. Earth Day was born on 22nd April 1970 in San Francisco, CA.
What do we do on Prithvi Divas (Earth Day)?
On this day we make a promise to take care and protect Mother Earth every day. There are various things we can do to help our Earth. Discuss with your kids various little things we can do in everyday life to take care of the Earth. Below are some of the things the kids can do easily!
Here is a simple Earth Day Poem for kids!
Aao prithvi divas manayen,
Hum sab ek ped lagayen.
Prithvi ko banayen hara,
Sundar rahe desh yeh tera mera!
आओ पृथ्वी दिवस मनाएं,
हम सब एक पेड़ लगाएं.
पृथ्वी को बनाएं हरा,
सुन्दर रहे देश यह तेरा मेरा!
Click on any picture below to download the PDF activity for Prithvi Divas! Earth Day! Enjoy!
Do leave me a comment on how you celebrated the Prithvi Divas with your kids!