President, PM greet nation on Janmashtami
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Vice President M. Hamid Ansari Thursday greeted the nation on the eve of Janmashtami festival.
In his message, President Mukherjee said: "On the occasion of Janmashtami, I extend my greetings and good wishes to all my fellow citizens."
"Let us on this auspicious day dedicate ourselves to the service of the nation. Let us concentrate on performing our duties without thinking about the rewards. Good results will definitely follow right actions. Let us imbibe Lord Krishna's message of love and compassion, of oneness and pluralism and work together to take our great country forward," he added.
The prime minister said Janmashtami is a celebration of Lord Krishna's timeless message of renunciation of fruits of action. "May the festival inspire us towards a disciplined work-ethic, and imbibe us with the spirit of selfless service to the nation," he added.
Vice President Ansari also extended his greetings and good wishes to the citizens.
"I extend my heartiest greetings and good wishes to the citizens of our country on the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami. Celebrated across the country with traditional fervour and enthusiasm, Janmashtami reminds us of the life and teachings of Lord Krishna. May this auspicious occasion bring amity, harmony, prosperity and happiness in our lives," he said.
Read More: Lal Krishna Advani | Krishna | Krishna Market | Krishna Nagar | Krishna Nagar Batala Ndtso | Krishna Nagari Abohar | Sri Krishna Janam Sthan | Krishna Puri | Krishna Nagar S.o. | Shyamji Krishna Varma Nagar | Sri Krishna Nagar | Krishna Kittur Bo | Sreerama Krishna Mission | Ram Krishna Samadhi Road | Garh Krishna Nagar | Krishna Chandrapur | Sibbari Krishna Nagar | Ram Krishna Mission | Krishna Nagara | Pranab Mukherjee
7 ROB ATM MACHINE FILLED WITH CASH
June 18, 2013 at 8:35 PM
SALWA JUDUM SPO BRUTALLY BEATEN UP BY POLICE OFFICER (NNIS SPECIAL)
June 18, 2013 at 8:25 PM
BJP SAYS, IT IS SETTING THE AGENDA FIRST FOR DELHI POLLS
June 18, 2013 at 8:19 PM