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Savitribai Phule Jayanti: Today is the 192nd Birth Anniversary of the Country’s First Female Teacher; know the works and achievements of Savitri Bai Phule

Savitribai Phule Jayanti

 Savitribai Phule is a performer and inspiration for many girls and women. He arranged education for girls and people from the rejected sections of society. Savitribai Phule has played a unique role in the education of girls and women. Savitribai was born on 3 JAN 1831 in Naigaon, Maharashtra.

Savitri Bai Phule is considered the first female teacher in the country. Today is the 192nd birth anniversary of Savitribai Phule. Let us know about the work and life of the country’s first teacher on this occasion.

Savitribai Phule opened the first school for Women.

Savitribai Phule fought for the education of women along with social reformer Jyotirao Phule. The Phule couple opened the country’s first school for women in 1848 at Bhide Wada in the Pune district of Maharashtra. Besides this, Savitribai Phule also fought a long battle against discrimination based on caste and gender.

After this, he also established a shelter for destitute women in 1864. Savitribai Phule also played an essential role in developing Jyotirao Phule’s religious reformer organization Satyashodhak Samaj, which struggled for equality of all classes. Savitribai Phule is also considered the mother of the women’s movement in India.

 

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