Durga Puja marks the victory of righteousness over evil and knowledge over ignorance. Goddess Durga is the mother of the Universe and personification of all virtues. May this festival be an occasion for revival and rejuvenation.
May it inspire us to tread the path of moral rectitude and build a society in which woman are respected as equal partners in the building of our nation. Let us pray to Goddess Durga that she guide us on the path of right conduct and service to our nation”.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said this year’s Vijaya Dashami is “very special” in an apparent reference to the Army’s surgical strikes on terror launch pads across LOC.
“We will celebrate Vijaya Dashami in the coming days. This year’s Vijaya Dashami is very special for the country,” he said, at a function at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi.