President Draupadi Murmu said that the land of Kurukshetra is a holy land. Vedas and Puranas were written on the banks of this Saraswati. In the Mahabharata, this region of Kurukshetra has been compared to heaven.
President of India Draupadi Murmu while inaugurating the International Gita Jayanti Festival in Kurukshetra on Tuesday praised the development work of the Haryana Government. He inaugurated the International Gita Seminar organized at Kurukshetra University and thanked Lord Krishna that his first visit as President in Haryana is starting from Dharmakshetra-Kurukshetra. He said that he is feeling happy on the occasion of this holy Gita Jayanti festival.
President Draupadi Murmu said that the land of Kurukshetra is a holy land. Vedas and Puranas were written on the banks of this Saraswati. In the Mahabharata, this region of Kurukshetra has been compared to heaven. He said that even Mahatma Gandhi and Lokmanya Tilak took guidance from the holy book Gita. It is a matter of great pleasure that the Manohar Lal Government of Haryana has decided to celebrate Gita Jayanti Mahotsav at the international level from the year 2016. This year, the partner country in the festival is Nepal and the partner state is Madhya Pradesh. He is very happy that people from not only the country but also from abroad have reached this grand event. For this, Haryana Government, Chief Minister Mr. Manohar Lal and his entire team deserve congratulations.
Draupadi Murmu said that the state government has launched the first phase of Nirogi Haryana Yojana for health check-up of Antyodaya families, it is a matter of praise. This will benefit the needy families. He said that in order to provide health services to the masses, the state government has started building a medical college in Sirsa district, which is highly commendable. This reminds us of the message of the Gita that those engaged in the welfare of all beings are blessed by the Lord. Mrs. Draupadi Murmu praised the state government for starting e-ticketing and open loop ticketing system in the state using IT.
President Draupadi Murmu said that it is a matter of great pride for Haryana that the soldiers, farmers and daughters here have adopted the message of Gita to do their work in their lives. Due to this, soldiers in the country’s army, farmers by producing food and women by hoisting the tricolor at the international level have increased the pride of Haryana. We are proud of all these. Mrs. Draupadi Murmu said that Shrimadbhagwadgita is an international book, it has been translated in many languages all over the world, the number of commentaries written on Shrimadbhagwadgita would hardly have been written on any other book. Shrimad Bhagwat Geeta is a spiritual lamp pillar.
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President Draupadi Murmu said that Shrimad Bhagavad Gita gives us the message to do work, to give up laziness. Leaving inaction and doing work makes life healthy. Citing the example of Mahatma Gandhi, he said that he considered Shrimad Bhagwad Gita as his mother. He said that the mother who gave birth is no more, but Geeta Maa definitely guides her in times of crisis. Mrs. Draupadi Murmu said that we should propagate and spread Shrimadbhagwadgita in every house and village, so that people can adopt the teachings of Gita in their conduct.
President praised the development works of the Haryana government
Story first published: Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 21:39 [IST]