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13-May-2014 15:46 IST
President’s Buddha Purnima greetings

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, in his message on the occasion of Buddha Purnima which is being observed tomorrow (May 14, 2014), has said: -

“On the auspicious occasion of Buddha Purnima, I convey greetings and good wishes to all my fellow citizens.

The life and teachings of Lord Buddha have universal significance. The ideals of non-violence, peace, compassion and service to humanity embodied in his teachings have profoundly impacted human history and the course of civilization. A large number of persons all over the world follow Buddhism due to its universal appeal.

May Lord Buddha’s message infuse our thoughts, words and deeds and serve as a beacon guiding us on the path of universal brotherhood”.

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