Today World Turtle Day® is May 23rd each year and is celebrated throughout the world. It was started in 2000 by American Tortoise Rescue. On this day, groups and communities attached to the organization come together to celebrate World Turtle Day. They organize several events and activities for the preservation of animals.
World Turtle Day 2022 celebrate
Also, Turtles and tortoises are associated with wisdom and perseverance. Even more, They are reptiles that are found in many environments all around the world. However, These creatures play an important role in their respective ecosystems.
World Turtle Day Theme:
World Turtle Day Theme 2022 is – ‘Shellebrate!’ Asks Everyone to Love and Save Turtles.
World Turtle Day Quotes:
- We live in a culture full of hares; but the tortoise always wins – Dave Ramsey (Finance personality and radio show host)
- Take a walk with a turtle. And behold the world in pause – Bruce Feiler (American writer and TV personality)
- Try to be like the turtle at ease in your own shell – Bill Copeland (American poet, writer, and historian)
- Remember, slow and steady wins the race – Ieyasu Tokugawa (Founder of the Tokugawa Shogunate of Japan)
When is World Turtle Day celebrated?
It is celebrated every year on May 23.
Who is the turtle god?
According to Hinduism, ‘Kurma’ is the turtle god.
Why do we celebrate World Turtle Day?
World Turtle Day is celebrated to increase awareness about these creatures and ensure their protection.