PM Modi recalls Guru Nanak's 'noble thoughts' on Gurpurab

ANI | Updated: Nov 04, 2017 09:29 IST

PM Modi recalls Guru Nanak's 'noble thoughts' on Gurpurab .

New Delhi [India], Nov 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his greetings to the nation on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti on Saturday, and recalled the life path and teachings of the Sikh Guru .

"On Guru Nanak Jayanti we bow to the venerable Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji and recall his noble thoughts," Modi wrote on Twitter .

In an over one-minute long video message, the Prime Minister shared his thoughts on the Sikh Guru and urged all to imbibe his teachings .

"He cared for the welfare of all mankind and considered all castes the same . He stressed on women empowerment and respect for women," Modi said .

President Ram Nath Kovind also greeted the nation and urged all to follow the steps of the Sikh Guru .

Guru Nanak Jayanti, also known as Guru Nanak Gurpurab, celebrates the birth of the first Guru Nanak, and is considered one of the most sacred festivals among Sikhs . (ANI)

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