National Sports Day: Know why National Sports Day is celebrated on August 29 every year. Come together and let’s celebrate National Sports Day, marking the birth anniversary of Major Dhyan Chand

Every year in India, August 29 is celebrated as National Sports Day to promote sports.It is the birthday of Major Dhyan Chand, who is called the Magician of Hockey.

National Sports Day: National Sports Day is celebrated on 29th August every year. The purpose of celebrating it is to make people aware of the games and to promote sports Activities.

The National Sports Day in India is celebrated on August 29, the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand.

Dhyan Chand joined the Indian Army at the age of 16. After this, he started playing hockey.

Remembering Major Dhyan Chand for his contribution to our National Game & extending my best wishes to sportspersons on #NationalSportsDay.

Let us celebrate our #NationalSportsDay with an hour of playing our favourite sport! Join in this incredible movement of Indian Sports on the 29th August.