India is a glorious nation where ancient wisdom, cultural ethos and values reside. In every facet of this colorful and diversified land, a symphony of culture is profoundly refreshing its ancient treasures. This mesmerizing wonderland is indeed a mosaic of culture, beauty and grace.
India is a jewel that time cannot fade and its ancient treasures never cease to take someone’s breath away. Under Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision, India’s spirit & cultural flame is awakened alive and bright, like a phoenix rising from the past. Across the globe, eyes turn to see India’s rising star, they are praising his role in India’s revival of glory and also restoring India’s cultural strides once again in splendid elegance.
India, with its rich history dating back thousands of years, has a diverse cultural heritage rooted in ancient traditions and scriptures such as the Vedas. However, over time, some aspects of this cultural wealth faced challenges and experienced diminishing prominence. Shri Modi has been a strong advocate of cultural revival in India. He has often spoken about the importance of preserving and promoting India’s rich cultural heritage. Prime Minister Modi recognized the need to rekindle and preserve these ancient values to foster a sense of pride, unity, and rejuvenation among the Indian populace. This perspective applauds Shri Modi’s efforts to instill a sense of pride and identity among Indians and presents India as a torchbearer of ancient wisdom in an increasingly globalized world.
The Indian government, under Prime Minister Modi’s visionary leadership has launched several initiatives to revive and promote the country’s cultural heritage. The Modi government has leveraged its cultural heritage as a soft power tool to strengthen diplomatic relations with other nations. Through initiatives like the International Day of Yoga India has enhanced its global perception as a custodian of ancient wisdom and cultural traditions. Experts view India’s revival of ancient values, ethos, and Vedas as a renaissance, an opportunity to rediscover and appreciate the country’s rich heritage.
As a result of these initiatives, there has been a renewed interest in Indian culture and heritage. There has also been a growing interest in learning about India’s ancient history and philosophy. This has led to a greater appreciation for India’s rich cultural diversity and a greater sense of national pride. It is also helping to connect Indians from different parts of the country with their shared cultural roots. Apparently, in the realm where PM Modi’s endeavors flow like a gentle stream, his efforts to revive India’s cultural heritage will ultimately be written with golden letters of Indian history.
It is indeed a matter of great pride and achievement for all Indians that Prime Minister Modi’s led clarion call event in International Yoga Day 2023 in the grand halls of UN headquarters in New York created a Guinness World Record for largest participation of people of most nationalities in a yoga event. The event was attended by representatives of over 135 countries and millions of individuals participate in the event across the world, making it the biggest yoga gathering in history. The record-breaking feat is a testament to the popularity of yoga around the world and the importance that India places on this ancient practice. It is also a fitting tribute to the vision of Prime Minister Modi, who has been a tireless advocate for yoga on the world stage. We express our immense gratitude to Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Natendra Modi for this prestigious acclamation, he has raised our nation’s aspirations high with respect, pride and glory. The Prime Minister has adorned the image of India with grace and now our flag waves proudly, in every place. Long live our Prime Minister, may his leadership be a cherished dream with wisdom, grace and might, forever glowing.
The 9th International Yoga Day was celebrated on June 21, 2023. The theme was ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam,’ meaning One Earth. One Future. One Family. International Yoga Day holds immense significance as a global celebration of the ancient practice of yoga and its profound impact on physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. With each passing year, this sacred day gains might, bringing nations together. Prime Minister Modi, a guiding star in this grand affair, led the Yoga Day celebrations, spreading love and compassion. The essence of International Yoga Day lies in its ability to bring people together from diverse cultures, backgrounds, and nations under the common umbrella of yoga. It served as a unifying force, transcending boundaries and fostering a sense of shared humanity.
The Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has played a significant role in promoting yoga globally, and the International Yoga Day has gained noteworthy recognition under his leadership. The day was more than just a mere event, it signified the union of hearts explored with deep breath and grace. Modi’s Yoga impact resonated across the globe, he has demonstrated the ability of yoga to transcend language barriers and foster a sense of harmony and oneness.
In recent years, yoga has become increasingly popular around the world. This is due in part to the efforts of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, who has championed yoga as a way to promote health and well-being. As Yoga instills peace within, unifying humanity, leaving all differences behind. May each and every day be blessed with its embrace, a journey of self-discovery. May our souls find yoga as a constant companion, guiding us towards holistic well-being and a deeper connection with ourselves and the world around us. Yoga is a lifelong journey that can help us to become the best versions of ourselves.
In his tweet, the hon’ble PM, Shri Narendra Modi has expressed “Gratitude to @UN_PGA and @NYCMayor for joining us in celebrating the International Day of Yoga in New York City. Their participation underscores the universal appeal of yoga, bridging nations and cultures for the common goals of health and peace”, said PM Modi. May we all find yoga as a companion, each and every day. Let’s use yoga to improve our physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. Let Yoga be our compass, guiding our way from deep within and create a more peaceful and more beautiful world. Let’s paint the world with colors, calm and true with each breath of yoga, let yoga’s beauty illuminate our mind, body and soul.
Originally Written by Monoj Joshi Gangtok Sikkim.