PM Modi pays tribute to Swami Vivekananda on 125th anniversary of Prabuddha Bharata Journal

On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of the Prabuddha Bharata journal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation and pays his tribute to Swami Vivekananda. In his address, Prime Minister Modi stresses how Swami Vivekananda portrayed India as a cultural consciousness that has been living and breathing for centuries and India will only emerge stronger after every challenge, despite predictions to the contrary. Swami Vivekananda wanted to make India a country that has self-belief and is awakened. PM Modi further adds that Swami Vivekananda believed that poverty was the root cause and it has to be removed from the nation.