) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday unveiled the ‘Statue of Dignity’ of Swami Ramanujacharya in Ayodhya and said that Vedas, Upanishads and sacred teachings of Indian sages provide a new vision and inspire the people towards public welfare.
Underlining the spiritual and religious heritage of the nation, Adityanath said, “It is a matter of immense pride that after 120 years, the statue of Swami Ramanujacharya (Statue of Dignity) has been unveiled on the holy land of Lord Shri Rama.
“India is the land of infinite knowledge and wisdom taking forward the tradition of Vedas. Ramanujacharya’s sacred teachings showed us the Dwaita Marg’ (dual routes) to avoid invaders.”
He said, “In every era, great souls, thinkers, philosophers and social reformers have been descending on our land to give direction to the country and society while their teachings have inspired generations.”
Adityanath said, “Today, India is proud of its culture, traditions and heritage. Be it the development of Mahakal in Ujjain, Kashi Vishwanath Corridor Dham or the grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya, the new India is strengthening national unity and is keeping our ancient identity and traditions alive.”
The chief minister urged the people to associate with the traditions of Sanatan Dharma and contribute towards the welfare of all and nation-building to realize the goal of ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’.