Although we don’t need a designated day to appreciate those who have helped shape our lives, today holds a special significance.
It’s that time of the year when we appreciate and acknowledge those who have educated and empowered us. Who made us the person we are today and taught us important life lessons. Who were there to solve all our issues and continue to be our best friends, guide and mentors.
Technically in India, the birth date of the second President of India, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, 5 September 1888, has been celebrated as Teacher’s Day since 1962 to commemorate the Indian statesman and philosopher. But the day holds a very different significance in a millennial’s life because today because we can acknowledge our favourite teachers.
A twitter user asked netizens to share who their best teacher has been, and some of the relatable responses are sure to have you LOL-ing away!
Fill in the blank space using one word. pic.twitter.com/KGBJguqGpA
— Harshit Joshi (@joshiiharshit) September 4, 2019
While some of them actually make sense in today’s context, others will keep you ROFL!
— Uddhham ~Sing~ (@UddhhamSingh) September 5, 2019
You tube 😔
— Govind Giri (@GOVINDG18641660) September 5, 2019
Johny sins is the best teacher 😁
— Mr. UNKNOWN 🌏 (@sharmagorab6493) September 5, 2019
The historical day obviously sparked a meme fest and they are LIT too:
— Bollywood Gandu (@BollywoodGandu) September 5, 2019
— InUth (@InUthdotcom) September 5, 2019
— H A R D I K (@hardikdaga3) September 4, 2019
*le girls on teachers day: pic.twitter.com/sdRLaXgzST
— Panda (@Sarcastic_bndi) September 2, 2019
Teachers after collecting 20 Rs from each student on teachers day
Teacher to Headmaster: pic.twitter.com/J4VadtidKC
— Rafaquat Hussain (@iamRafaquat) September 4, 2019
— Kaju Katli (@MonkNxtDoor) September 5, 2019
— Grumpy (@roooossshhiiiii) September 5, 2019
Students: Happy teachers day sir You are the best sir lub you😍 teacher: pic.twitter.com/RJC68TV8XE
— गुRuजी (7युग से) (@Shariph19) September 5, 2019
— Jaiveer (@Guy_marwaadi) September 5, 2019
— Vaibhav Jibhakate (@VaibhavJibhaka1) September 5, 2019
Sir, Happy Teachers day in Advance. pic.twitter.com/qKouNB6Hij
— Sharad (@Sharad1133) August 30, 2019
When your student doesn't wish you a happy teachers day
— Amit Bhatt🌼 (@pahadii_) September 5, 2019
Sorry for all the headache we gave you. pic.twitter.com/RwXEWmcF1g
— tracerbullet (@Archie_slays) September 4, 2019
Jokes apart, we are truly grateful to those who have taken it upon themselves to make every child educated and empowered.
Also, if you were able to read this, go thank your teacher.
Happy teachers day!