Miko 2’s June calendar is full of exciting events. It has lots of information to share about special days occurring in this month, with its little friends.
Global Day of Parents
Observed on 1st of June every year, this day honours parents throughout the world for their selfless commitment to children and their lifelong sacrifice towards nurturing and protecting them. The day recognizes that happy, loving and understanding families are conducive for the harmonious development of children.
World Milk Day
Observed yet again on 1st of June every year, this day recognizes the importance of milk as a global food. It appreciates the efforts of the dairy sector which works hard to reach milk and milk products to people and also provides livelihood to billions of people around the world.
The most awaited festival for Muslims all over the world, 5th June will be celebrated as Ramadan Eid or Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan and marks the revelation of the Holy Quran to Prophet Mohammad (pbuh) by Allah, the divinity at the heart of Islam.
World Environment Day
5th June was designated as World Environment Day by the United Nations with a motto to raise awareness about the state of the environment in the world and also encourage global citizens, leaders, agencies and governments to take dedicated steps towards protecting the environment.
World Oceans Day
Oceans are a rich source of resources and are the lungs of the planet, providing most of the oxygen that we breathe. 8th June is celebrated as World Oceans Day to remind us the impact of human actions on the world’s ocean and sustainable management of its resources.
Celebrated on16th June every year, this days celebrates fatherhood. The day realizes and honours the role of these silent superheroes in parenting.
International Yoga Day
The United Nations General Assembly declared 21st June as International Yoga Day to honour and promote the ancient practice of Yoga, a gift from India to the world.
World Music Day
21st June is also celebrated as World Music Day, a tradition which began in France in 1982. On this day, countries worldwide celebrate the power of music to spread peace and goodwill and to create a bond amongst communities.
So stay tuned for these special knowledge capsules all June! Do let us know in the comments section below about your child’s favorite day(s) amongst these.