The Original of Thai Teacher’s Day
Thai Teacher's Day is celebrated on the 16th of January each year. The first Teachers' Day celebration in Thailand was held on January 16th, 1957. Although Teacher's Day is not a public holiday, it is a very important day for school children as schools usually hold Teacher's Day ceremonies.
Teacher's Day Activities include:
Worshipping Lord Buddha and his teachings.
Holding a ceremony to commemorate the kindness of teachers for teaching and reciting verses and singing songs that praise the merit of a teacher.
Other celebrations such as sports and performances.