On Thursday Prime Minister Narendra Modi took part in the Centenary ceremony of Visva-Bharati University. During this, he addressed the program through video conferencing and said that Visva-Bharati is a true embodiment of Gurudev’s contemplation, vision, and diligence for Mother Bharati. During his address, we need to hear something interesting about the beginning  of women wearing inverted pallu saree. While addressing the centenary celebrations, PM Modi said that Visva-Bharati is a true incarnation of Gurudev’s inspection, philosophy, and diligence for Mother Bharati.

PM Modi (Narendra Modi) said that Gurudev’s vision for Vishwa Bharati is additionally the essence of self-reliant India. Self-reliant India campaign is additionally the way of India’s welfare for world welfare. This campaign is to empower India, to bring prosperity from India to the planet . Gurudev gave us the pledge of Swadeshi society. He wanted to see our villages, agriculture self-sufficient. He wanted to see commerce, business, art, literature as self-standing.

PM Modi further said that Gurudev’s dream for India is to ascertain it as an adorable place to offer continuous energy to the country to form that dream come true. It’s a matter of pride for each Indian to be 100 years of Vishwa Bharati. It’s also a privilege on behalf of me that today i’m getting a chance to recollect the virtue of this Tapo Bhoomi.

Vishwa Bharati’s Gramodaya work has always been admired

 PM Modi said in his address, the work of ‘Vishwa Bharati’s Gramodaya has always been admirable. The yoga department which was started in 2015 is gaining popularity. Your university campus is an example of both study and life alongside nature. Via Bharat International Solar Alliance The medium is playing a really big role within the world for environmental protection. India is the only major country within the world that’s moving fast on the proper path to satisfy the environmental goals of the Paris Accord.

He further said, ‘When we talk about freedom struggle, the thought of the 19-20 century comes directly in our mind but it’s also an incontrovertible fact that the inspiration of those movements was laid way back . Many movements that have been happening Since centuries ago are the source of energy for India’s independence movement. Not just this he also mentioned some interesting fact about the saree which is worn by half of the Indian women.

How the trend of left side pallu started

 PM Narendra Modi said, ‘Gya Anandini Devi (Jnanadanandini Devi), the elder brother of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore and wife of the country’s first ICS officer Satyendranath Tagore, taught women the way to tie the sari’s pallu on the left shoulder. Having a pallu on the proper shoulder was a drag.

Prime Minister Modi said, ‘Gurudev Rabindranath’s elder brother Satyendra Nath was appointed as ICS officer in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Satyendranath’s wife Gya Anandini lived in Ahmedabad. Local women want to place a pallu on the proper shoulder, which makes it difficult for ladies to figure . Gya Anandini Devi found out – why not take Pallu on the left shoulder.

This should be studied: PM

PM Narendra Modi said, Now I don’t know exactly but say- The sari’s pallu on the left shoulder is thanks to him (Gya Anandini Devi). Organizations related to Women’s Empowerment should study this fact.

PM mentions Rabindranath Tagore’s Gujarat relations

 During this point , Prime Minister Modi also mentioned the deep ties between Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore and Gujarat. Prime Minister Modi said, “ once I mention Gurudev, I cannot stop the temptation to recollect the intimacy of Gurudev and Gujarat. It’s also important to recollect this again and again because it fills us with the spirit of 1 India, Best India.

By: Yeshi Upadhyay