‘Marathi Language Day’ is celebrated with great fervor in the states of Maharashtra and Goa.
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Famous Poet Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar alias Kusumagraj’s Birthday. This day is celebrated on 27th February as ‘Marathi Language Pride Day’. February 27 is celebrated all over the world as Marathi Language Pride Day. This day is celebrated with great fervor in the states of Maharashtra and Goa.
Why not celebrate Marathi Language Day every day? MNS president Raj Thackeray has asked such a tough question. The Best Diwali Issue Award Ceremony on behalf of Punya Bhushan Foundation was held at the hands of Raj Thackeray.
He was talking at the time. ‘How many days does Marathi language die? Why speak Hindi? Everyone should insist on Marathi and should be proud, appealed Raj Thackeray on this occasion.
If Marathi is to survive, it is necessary to speak Marathi language – Raj Thackeray
Kusumagraj has made significant contribution in the cultural field of Maharashtra. He worked hard to make Marathi the language of knowledge.
The government decided to celebrate his birthday as ‘Marathi Language Pride Day’ in honor of his mother tongue and as a salute to Kusumagraj’s memory.
Since 21st January 2013, Kusumagraj’s birthday has been celebrated as Marathi Language Day.