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Teacher’s Day: This was India’s first female teacher

Savitribai Phule :-In India, there are many restrictions and restrictions imposed on women from the very beginning. But in any field where women have been underestimated, history has been created in that field. At present, women are waving the flag in many fields today. But today an initiative was needed first to reach this big point. Which was started by Savitribai Phule. In the 1840s only a known human could have taken such a step. And Savitribai Phule took that step and gave strength for the coming generation. Everyone remembers Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on Teachers’ Day because he laid the foundation of education. But it is necessary to educate women too, for this Savitribai Phule had taken a step. Savitribai Phule was the first female teacher of India. On Teacher’s Day celebrated every year on 5th September, let’s know about them –

Savitribai Phule was married at the age of 8. She was married to 13-year-old Jyotirao Phule. Savitribai has been raising her voice against wrong since childhood. He was also fond of reading and writing, seeing his passion, Jyotirao Phule inspired him to study further. Even today in Maharashtra, her name is taken first as a social worker. She did many things for the advancement of women.

Savitribai Phule used to work for women. Together with her husband Jyotirao, she built houses for women whose husbands died. Also they were thrown out of the house. Savitribai Phule got 18 schools built in her life. The country’s first school was started in Bhidewad, Pune. Savitribai, the woman who opened the school, had to listen to many taunts of the society. When she left, soil, stones, rotten vegetables were thrown at her. She was called abusive, but she never stopped.

Savitribai Phule has also done many commendable works for the advancement of women. In the society, widowed women’s heads were shaved, racist remarks were made, keeping their conservative thinking, they were harassed and put an end to such actions. Savitribai was thrown out of the house by her father-in-law for fighting the society.

Everything you need to know about Savitri Bai

Savitribai took her early education at home. After this he studied at Ms.Faraar’s Institution and
Ms. Studied at Mitchell’s School Pune. After completing her studies, she started teaching as a teacher.
At that time it was considered a sin to teach girls and send girls to school.
In 1848, Savitribai started teaching women as well as girls. Due to which there was a lot of criticism in the society. But Savitribai about her work

Was adamant. Along with educating women, she also emphasized on their development work.

  • only 25 in the beginning
    There were girls but later this number reached 150.

Savitribai Phule has been a great teacher. If they had not taken this step, then perhaps women would have got so much freedom or not. Salute to you on the occasion of Teacher’s Day. Who did everything about education.


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