) Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Sai Hira Global Convention Centre at Prasanthi Nilayam in Puttaparthi via video conferencing from Delhi on Tuesday.
The inauguration ceremony was witnessed by prominent dignitaries and devotees from around the world.
Andhra Pradesh Governor Justice S Abdul Nazeer was present on the occasion.
Modi last night tweeted ‘Inspired by teachings of Sri Sathya Sai Baba, may this world-class facility stand as a testament to cultural exchanges & global harmony.’
The Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust has constructed Sai Hira Global Convention Centre. Prasanthi Nilayam is the main ashram of Sri Sathya Sai Baba.
The Convention Centre, donated by philanthropist Shri Ryuko Hira, is a testament to the vision of promoting cultural exchange, spirituality, and global harmony.
It provides a nurturing environment for people of diverse backgrounds to come together, connect, and explore the teachings of Sri Sathya Sai Baba. Its world-class amenities and infrastructure will facilitate conferences, seminars, and cultural events, fostering dialogue and understanding among individuals from all walks of life.
The sprawling complex also features meditation halls, serene gardens and facilities for accommodation.