International Day of Light 2021: Purpose, Theme
The International Day of Light (IDL) is observed on 16th May every year across the world.
- This day aims to mark the anniversary of physicist and engineer, Theodore Maiman who did the first successful operation of the laser in 1960.
- it also roles in various fields like science, culture and art, education, and sustainable development, and diverse as medicine, communications.
- The message of 2021 International Day of Light is “Trust Science”
International Day of Light 2021: Quotes
“As we work to create light for others, we naturally light our own way.” -Mary Anne Radmacher
“In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.” -Sir Francis Bacon
“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” -Aristotle
“We are all broken, that’s how the light gets in.” -Ernest Hemingway
“Nothing can dim the light that shines from within.” -Maya Angelou
“If light is in your heart, you will find your way home.” -Rumi
“Give light and people will find the way.” -Ella Baker