Understanding spirituality is extremely important to lead a peaceful and purposeful life: Vice President

RSTV Bureau
Vice President attended an interactive session with Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar ji at Upa-Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi.

Vice President attended an interactive session with Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar ji at Upa-Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said that understanding of Spirituality was extremely important to lead a peaceful and purposeful life. He also stressed the need to preserve, promote and propagate India’s great cultural heritage, values and ideals ingrained in India’s philosophy.

Speaking at an interactive meeting organized at his residence with spiritual Guru Sri Sri Ravishankar Ji today that Vice President said that India has a great tradition of respecting elders, seeking guidance from Seers, Rishis and Guru’s to seek solutions too many problems.

Talking about Sri Sri Ravishankar, the Vice President said that he has been guiding the people across the globe and enlightening them through his spiritual discourses, especially at a time when there is a rise in violence, tensions, erosion in values leading to social tensions, affecting peace, prosperity, and development of the nation and the world.

Sri Sri, while interacting with the gathering spoke about the importance of Yoga and Meditation and suggested practising these two for mental hygiene. He said it would greatly benefit people to think beyond the earthly things and help them find the truth and find the real purpose of once life.

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh, MoS Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy, MoS Parliamentary Affairs V Muraleedharan, Prasar Bharati Chairperson Dr A Surya Prakash, DRDO Chairman Dr G Satheesh Reddy, and several members of Parliament from different parties like TRS, BJD, YSRCP, TDP, DMK, AIDMK, and Congress were present. Around 50 members including MPs, Senior Officials of Government of India, Mayors of Delhi, and Chairman of NDMC were present.