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Universal vision, humanism of Guru Nanak have been inspiration to nation: President Mukherjee

Updated: Nov 13, 2016 16:11 IST

New Delhi [India], Nov. 13 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said the universal vision and humanism of Guru Nanak Devji have been an inspiration to people everywhere regardless of caste, colour or creed.

Extending his greetings to fellow citizens in India and abroad on the eve of birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, President Mukherjee said, "On the auspicious occasion of birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, I extend warm greetings and best wishes to all my fellow citizens in India and abroad."

"The universal vision and humanism of Guru Nanak Devji have been an inspiration to people everywhere regardless of caste, colour or creed. May each one of us endeavour to follow the Guru's profound teachings in our daily lives and work to strengthen the bonds of togetherness and mutual goodwill," he added.

The President urged the nation to unite to bring happiness in the lives of the suffering and strive for the betterment of humanity. (ANI)