International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2019, Vol. 4 Issue 2, Part A
Role of physical education in society and nation building in 21st century
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Ashwani Saini
Physical Education is an old age concept, considered to be the first form of communication and was used by the primitive men for survival. With the advancement of time physical education has become a full fledge professional and an integral part of education of human beings. In the 21st century physical education contribution towards the society and national building is very significant and praise worth. Physical education uses physical activity, sports and game and exercise as a medium to not only nurture the social values and attributes in the youth but also play an important role in preventing lifestyle disease of 21st century. Physical activity and sports helps in imparting leadership, comradeship and good human values in the children and promotes health and wellness of the citizens. National harmony among the citizens and international peace can be achieved through sports and physical activities. Therefore it can be established that physical education plays a pivotal role in society and nation building.
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Dr. Ashwani Saini. Role of physical education in society and nation building in 21st century. International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences. 2019; 4(2): 26-30.