Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday introduced Swami Vivekananda’s Statue on the campus of Jawaharlal Nehru University.
The Prime Minister disclosed the statue of Swami Vivekananda with the help of video conferencing. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Union Education Minister was also attending the event.
On this occasion, Prime Minister Modi said that I hope that this statue of Swami Ji in JNU motivates everyone, filled with energy. May this statue give the strength that Swami Vivekananda expected to see in every person.
This statue should inform understanding, educate understanding, which is the mainstay of Swamiji’s ideology.
He further added, this statue will inspire the country to move ahead with the vision of youth-led improvement, which has been liked by Swamiji. May this statue keep encouraging us to acknowledge Swamiji’s dream of a powerful and prosperous India.
Moreover, Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank present at the occasion described Swami Vivekananda as India’s cultural inheritance and said that his speech in Chicago is an example. Along with this, he also earned the JNU alumni for the institution of the idol. He said that we are shifting forward with Nation First.
Swami Vivekananda’s Statue is also created three feet higher than the statue of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Five years ago, on the enterprise of Vipul Patel, who was trying to spread Swami Vivekananda’s ideas around the world, and the government was supposed to install the statue of Swami Vivekananda near the administrative facility of Jawaharlal Nehru University.