Engineers play an important role in the development of a country. Engineers Day is celebrated in different regions of the country to appreciate the contribution of engineers.
India celebrates Engineer’s Day on September 15th as a token of memory and homage to Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya, who is considered one of the greatest engineers in the country. Vishveshvarya is also known as the father of Indian engineering for his tremendous contributions and industry innovations. Engineering and Society Development India has been celebrating the anniversary of Visvesvaraya’s birth as Engineer’s Day since 1968.
Facts about Sir Mokshagundam Vishweshvaraya
Sir MV received India’s highest honor, the Bharat Ratna, in 1955.
Sir M.V. – not only one of the best civil engineers in India, but he was also the nineteenth Diwan of Mysore from 1912 to 1919.
Sir M. was appointed Knight-Commander of the British Indian Empire (KCIE) by King George V for his contributions to the public good.
Sir M.V.’s birthday September 15 is celebrated as Engineer’s Day not only in India but also in Sri Lanka and Tanzania in his memory.
He was the chief engineer of the Krishna Raja Sagara Dam in the northwestern suburb of Mysuru and one of the chief engineers of Hyderabad’s flood protection system.
He was an expert in irrigation techniques and flood disaster management.
Sir M.V.designed and manufactured the automatic doors in the storage tank at Lake Fife; introduced a new irrigation system called “Block System”, 1903.
M Visvesvaraya was the architect of the Krishnaraja Sagar Dam, one of the biggest dams in India.
He is credited with establishing the State Technical College in Bangalore in 1917, one of the first engineering institutes in India. This institution was later named Visveswaraya College of Technology.
The eminent engineer, Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya passed away in 1962.
Quotes on Engineers Day
Engineers turn dreams into reality—Hayao Miyazaki
Scientists dream about doing great things. Engineers do them—James A Michener
Take the best that exists and make it better—Henry Royce
Engineering is the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man—Thomas Tredgold
One Man’s “Magic” Is Another Man’s Engineering. “Supernatural” Is A Null Word. ― Robert A. Heinlein
When You Want To Know How Things Really Work, Study Them When They’re Coming Apart. ― William Gibson
Scientists investigate that which already is; Engineers create that which has never been—Albert Einstein
Science is about knowing; engineering is about doing. — Henry Petroski
On the sixth day God saw He couldn’t do it all, so He created ENGINEERS—Lois McMaster Bujold
I failed in some subjects in exams, but my friend passed in all. Now he is an engineer in Microsoft and I am the owner of Microsoft—Bill Gates
The software is a great combination of artistry and engineering. — Bill Gates
The human foot is a masterpiece of engineering and a work of art. ─ Leonardo da Vinci
Engineers Like To Solve Problems. If There Are No Problems Handily Available, They Will Create Their Own Problems. ― Scott Adams
Architecture begins where engineering ends—Walter Gropius
Architects and engineers are among the most fortunate of men since they build their own monuments with public consent, public approval, and often public money—John Prebble
A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering—Freeman Dyson
Math is my Passion. Engineering is my Profession. ─ Wilfred James Dolor
Wishes And WhatsApp Messages
I am an engineer. I serve mankind by making dreams come true. Happy Engineers’ Day!
Happy Engineers’ Day to all the engineers. We salute your great ideas & innovations that have truly changed our lives.
Everybody says engineering is so easy that it is just like walking in a park. But, only engineers know that park is called Jurassic Park. Happy Engineers’ Day.
Architecture begins where engineering ends. Happy Engineer’s Day, friends.
No nation is complete without its engineers. Happy Engineer’s Day
Your family member will not consider you an engineer unless you repair any of the home appliances. Happy Engineers’ Day 2021!
The world cannot change us, but we can change the world! We don’t have books in our hands, but we have revolutionary ideas! We are the rarest common race on Earth! Get to know us We are ENGINEERS! Happy Engineer Day
On this Engineer’s Day, let us all celebrate the innovation and creativity of these tired, licensed working professionals. You are really great!
Engineering Fact: We don’t need a girlfriend…our assignments irritate us every day…that’s enough. Happy Engineers’ Day.
At Its Heart, Engineering Is About Using Science To Find Creative, Practical Solutions. It Is A Noble Profession. Happy Engineers Day
Centuries Ago People Who Sacrificed Their Sleep, Food, Laughter & Other Joys Of Life Were Called “SAINTS”. Now, They Are Called “ENGINEERS”. Wish You A Very Happy Engineers Day.
A normal human CANNOT do it.
Those superheroes are called
Happy Engineer’s Day.
You can be a Doctor and save lives.
You can be a Lawyer and defend lives.
You can be a Soldier and protect lives.
But why play with others’ lives?
So we simply became engineers to screw up our own lives.
Happy Engineers Day.
We Are Cheaters, But We Don’t Cheat Humanity,
We Hate Study, But We Love Technology,
We Flirt With Flirters, But We Are Lovers.
Happy Engineers Day.