Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called upon people across the country to build a New India taking inspiration from the life of Swami Vivekananda. Addressing a programme to mark the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s historic Chicago speech through video conferencing from New Delhi yesterday, Mr Modi said, the philosophy of Ek Bharat, Sreshtha Bharat is the essence of Swami Vivekanand address.
The function was organized by Sri Ramakrishna Math at Coimbatore. Appreciating the contributions of youth, Prime Minister said, Swami Vivekananda firmly believed that the future of India depended on youth and he is happy to see that today’s youth are marching ahead with a sense of mission.
He said new techniques in different areas have boosted the confidence of country and future of India depends on youth. Mr Modi said, Swami Vivekananda had given the mantra of self-confidence and patriotism.