‘Statue of Peace’ unveiled; PM Modi pays tribute to Jain Acharya Vijay Vallabh Surishwer

PM Modi addressed spiritual leaders in an event to unveil the ‘Statue of Peace’ marking 151st Birth Anniversary of Jain acharya Vijay Vallabh Surishwer through the medium of video conferencing. The 151 inch tall statue made from Ashtadhatu i.e. 8 metals, with copper is installed at Vijay Vallabh Sadhana Kendra, Jetpura, in Pali, Rajasthan. PM Modi paid his tribute to the Jainacharya and the spiritual leaders who attended the occasion. Mentioning Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel and the Vijay Vallabh Surishwer, he felt immensely blessed to get two oppurtunities to honour great leaders, dedicating two statues- ‘Statue of Unity’ and now ‘Statue of Peace’ to the country.