Prime Minister Narendra Modi was speaking at the launch of the kindle version of Swami Chidbhavanandaji’s Bhagavad Gita today.
Highlighting the importance of Bhagavad Gita in life, the Prime Minister said, it is a greatest source of knowledge which consists of a treasure of thoughts.
He said, it was in the middle of conflict that the world got the finest life lesson in the form of Bhagavad Gita. He said, the core message of Gita is action which keeps our mind open.
He said, e-books are becoming very popular especially among the youth, therefore, this effort will connect more youngsters with the noble thoughts of Gita. He urged the young people to adopt the teaching of Bhagavad Gita as it is practicable and relatable.
Mr. Modi said, this e-book will also deepen the connection between the eternal Gita and glorious tamil culture as the vibrant tamil diaspora will be able to read it easily. Appreciating the Tamil diaspora, he said, the Tamil diaspora has scaled new heights in many sectors and they carry with them the greatness of tamil culture.