Ramanuja‘s 1000 years birthday is being celebrated grandly across the world. On this occasion, Indian Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi released a Rs. 25 commemorative stamp in New Delhi today afternoon. On invitation from the Prime Minister Office, HH Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji went to New Delhi to attend the event. Speaking on this occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke excellently quoting the works of Dr. Ambedkar, Swamy Vivekananda and how thousand years old Sri Ramanujacharya‘s teachings and actions influenced them. He said Sri Ramanujacharya Swamy saw manifestation of God in all beings and said all are equally qualified to receive the grace of God. He cited how several social movements and schools of thought were inspired by the great Sri Ramanujacharya. He concluded the speech encouraging everyone to follow Sri Ramanujacharya‘s teachings.
May 1st, 2017