Games and Sports are a part and parcel of education. The aim of education is physical, mental and moral development of a student. A sound body contains a sound mind. If the boy is weak, the mind cannot be strong. A healthy mind cannot be found in a sick body. Games are as necessary for education as books for studies. Books develop the mind and the soul while games develop body. Importance of Games and Nation: “The battle of Waterloo was won on the play fields of Eton” is a famous statement.
Napoleon was a world conqueror but England defeated Napoleon at the battle of Waterloo. The leaders and the soldiers for the battle of Waterloo came from among the boys who had played games in their….