June 17, 2024

PM Modi to Unveil Swami Vivekananda’s Statue at JNU on 12th November


On 12th November 2020, PM Modi, through live video conferencing, is scheduled to unveil a life-size statue of one of the greatest spiritual leaders of the world – Swami Vivekananda at JNU Campus, New Delhi at 6.30 pm. This would be preceded by a program on Swami Vivekananda, said M Jagadesh Kumar, VC, JNU in an official statement.

“Swami Vivekananda is one of the most beloved intellectuals and spiritual leaders India has been fortunate to produce. He enthused the youth with his message of freedom, development, harmony and peace in India. The statue of Swami Vivekananda has been installed in the university campus with the support of JNU alumni,” he further added.

Swami Vivekananda has always been a symbol of spirituality in India; his philosophies have touched many great leaders of the world and he continues to be an inspiration for our country. PM Modi, on several occasions, have advocated how following the ideals of Swami Vivekananda is the need of the hour in empowering the Indian youth for strengthening of the nation.

Source: PIB