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Swami Vivekananda's teaching more relevant today: Shanta Kumar

Kangra, Jan 17 (UNI) Senior BJP leader Shanta Kumar has said that the life and teachings of Swami Vivekananda were more relevant today when the nation needed more spiritual strength to combat adverse forces from within and outside. He called upon younger generation to get close to their spiritual and cultural roots.
Shanta Kumar was addressing a gathering in Gain Jyoti College of Education at Rajol to celebrate 157th birth day of Swami Vivekananda as per the Hindu Calendar and function was organized by local branch of Vivekananda Kendra Kanaya Kumari on Friday.
He said that the character of Swami Vivekananda was an inspiration to the youth and his teachings were contemporary. He said that youth could cultivate the qualities of courage and spiritual strength by following his teachings as his thoughts were very scientific in nature.
Shanta Kumar said that greatest service will be to do ones job in their respective fields honestly and sincerely.
Manas Bhattacharyajee, Vivekananda Sangathak of Delhi who presided over the function said that Swami Vivekananda is major source of inspiration being a matchless personality. He stressed for self introspection and manifestation of divinity within. He further stressed on the youth to adher to his teachings as these teachings were more relevant now in view of the present national and global scenario. He also stressed for becoming useful citizen and render good service to the humanity through this one can realize God. He stressed on youth to resort to ‘ Nishkam Karma Yog’ for their bright future.
Ashok Kumar, Uttar Pranat Sah Sanchalk of Vivekananda Kendra stressed on the parents to bring their children close to the national ethos and inculcate the cultural values in them.
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