Presentation on theme: "TURKISH N A T I O N A L SPRING H O L I D A Y S 1.8 March is an International Women's Day, 2.April’s fool day 3. April 23rd - National Sovereignty and Children's."— Presentation transcript:
TURKISH N A T I O N A L SPRING H O L I D A Y S 1.8 March is an International Women's Day, 2.April’s fool day 3. April 23rd - National Sovereignty and Children's Day 4.May 19th - Atatürk Commemoration and Youth and Sports Day
8th March is an International Women's Day, originally called International Working Women’s Day is marked on the 8th of March every year.It is a major day of global celebration of women. In different regions the focus of the celebrations ranges from general celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women to a celebration for women's economic, political and social achievements. Happy Women's Day, ~it is also called mother`s day. Women’s Day
Nevruz marks the first day of spring and the beginning of the year in Turkish calendar. It is celebrated on the day of the astronomical vernal equinox, which usually occurs on March 21 or the previous/following day depending on where it is observedTurkish calendarvernal equinox
Aprils fool day Aprils fool day is celebrated by the students, teachers and families. When you go to school, be careful on that day.
This national day (23 April National Sovereignty and Children's Day) in Turkey is a unique event. The founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, dedicated April 23 to the children of the country to emphasize that they are the future of the new nation. April 23rd - National Sovereignty and Children's Day
Every year, the children in Turkey celebrate this "Sovereignty and Children's Day" as a national holiday. Schools participate in week-long ceremonies marked by performances in all fields in large stadiums watched by the entire nation. Among the activities on this day, the children send their representatives to replace state officials and high ranking bureaucrats in their offices. The President, the Prime Minister, the Cabinet Ministers, provincial governors all turn over their positions to children's representatives.
May 19th - Atatürk Commemoration and Youth and Sports Day Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day (Ataturk Anma, Genclik ve Spor Bayramı) on May 19 in Turkey is dedicated to the youth. This day is also a day of commemoration of Kemal Ataturk, the "Father of Turkey".