World Poetry Day is celebrated on 21 of march every year. it is an initiative of United Nation (UNESCO) in November 1999.World poetry day is a time to appreciate poets of all nations, languages from all over the world.
The main objective of United Nation is to promote poetry and
create awareness about poetry and its role in arts and in our culture.In most parts of the world, this day is celebrated by organising seminars, conferences on Poetry in schools, colleges and universities. Many government representatives, agencies and people individually engage themselves in these programmes.World poetry day is also an opportunity for children’s to introduce poetry into their classes and they can learn about the history of their poets.
Special evenings are also organised to showcase the work of famous poets.