Affection is integral part of RSS ideology: Bhagwat Nagpur, Nov 7 (PTI) RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said hereon Thursday that 'affection' was very much a part of theideology of his organisation.
Bhagwat was speaking at the unveiling of a book onlate RSS worker Vilas Fadnavis here.
'Affection and ideology are not two different things,actually affection is ideology for Rashtriya SwayamsevakSangh,' he said.
'Because pure and true love is the basis of RSS'swork,' he added.
Speaking at the same program earlier, Union ministerNitin Gadkari had said that to him affection was moreimportant than ideology.
'Because it is through affection that people cometogether, though it is important that they are also attachedto (common) ideology,' the senior BJP leader said, whiletalking about Vilas Fadnavis.
Bhagwat, in his speech, also said that an ideal RSSworker is the one who brings people together.
The Hindus, when they unite, would not lose theirquality of affection but would embrace the whole world, theSangh supremo said. PTI CLSKRK KRK