India observes Ram Navami with festive fervor

| Updated: Apr 04, 2017 13:40 IST

New Delhi [India], Apr. 4 (ANI): The Holy festival of Ram Navami is being celebrated across the country today. It is a festival that celebrates the birthday of Lord Rama and falls on the ninth day of Navratri. President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari have greeted the people on the occasion. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Warm greetings & best wishes to all my fellow countrymen in India & abroad on the auspicious occasion of Ram Navami <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/PresidentMukherjee?src=hash">#PresidentMukherjee</a></p>&mdash; President of India (@RashtrapatiBhvn) <a href="https://twitter.com/RashtrapatiBhvn/status/849072529834627072">April 4, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> In his message, President Mukherjee said, Lord Rama was an embodiment of great virtues and highest values. Vice-President Ansari expressed hope that the virtuous life of Lord Rama helps in inspiring everyone to uphold his noble ideals and high moral values. Meanwhile, politicians and celebrities alike have come together to greet the nation on the occasion. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Greetings on the auspicious occasion of Rama Navami. May Lord Shri Rama bless you with health and happiness. Jai Shri Ram! <a href="https://t.co/NPzt7pNx9k">pic.twitter.com/NPzt7pNx9k</a></p>&mdash; M Venkaiah Naidu (@MVenkaiahNaidu) <a href="https://twitter.com/MVenkaiahNaidu/status/849072464772702209">April 4, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">T 2483 - Happy Ram Navmi to all .. prosperity and happiness always .. !! <a href="https://t.co/kqjkgrwoIa">pic.twitter.com/kqjkgrwoIa</a></p>&mdash; Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) <a href="https://twitter.com/SrBachchan/status/848985449360216064">April 3, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> (ANI)

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