Mann Ki Baat HIGHLIGHTS: The PM’s speech was live broadcast on All India Radio and Doordarshan.
Prime Minister Modi addressed the 49th edition of his monthly radio programme Mann Ki Baat Sunday. During this his special foucs was on sports, good goverance and Yuva Shakti which are very essentials pillars for india’s Unity.
Remembering freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the Prime Minister appealed to the citizens to participate in the ‘Run for Unity’ on October 31, which marks the birth anniversary of the ‘Iron Man of India’. “I appeal each one of you to participate in ‘Run for Unity’ in largest possible numbers,”.
PM Modi said -My dear countrymen, it has been told in our epics:-
ॐ द्यौ: शान्तिः अन्तरिक्षं शान्तिः
पृथिवी शान्तिः आपः शान्तिः ओषधयः शान्तिः |
वनस्पतयः शान्तिः विश्वेदेवाः शान्तिः ब्रह्म शान्तिः,
सर्वं शान्तिः शान्तिरेव शान्तिः सामा शान्तिरेधि ||
ॐ शान्ति: शान्ति: शान्ति: ||
It means- O, Lord, peace should prevail all around in all three “Lokas”,in water, in air, in space, in fire, in wind, in medicines, in vegetation, in gardens, in sub conscious, in the whole creation. Grant peace to each soul, each heart, in me, in you, in every particle and everywhere in the Universe. Om Shanti: Shanti: Shanti:.
The PM’s speech was live broadcast on All India Radio and Doordarshan. The YouTube channels of the Prime Minister’s Office, information and broadcasting ministry and allindiaradio.gov.in also aired the speech.