As the nine-day long Navratri Ended yesterday, Today the nation is celebrating Vijayadashami, the day of victory.
Vijayadashami, also known as Dussehra, when “Lord Ram defeated Ravana”, which marks triumph of good over evil also “the victory of Goddess Durga over the invincible Buffalo king Mahishasura”.
President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who joined Dussehra celebrations at Red Fort Ground in New Delhi today, also took to his Twitter page to send out wishes to the nation.
PM Modi said, “Festivals like Dussehra not just for entertainment, must serve a purpose”
— ANI (@ANI) September 30, 2017
Joined Vijaya Dashmi celebrations in Delhi. https://t.co/RuhEnzspxk
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 30, 2017
PM Modi President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu at the Red Fort Ground to attend Vijayadashami celebrations.
— BJP (@BJP4India) September 30, 2017
Here is PM Modi’s speech at Dussehra Celebrations at Lal Qila Ground, New Delhi
Team StoryNotch wishes you all a very Happy Dusseshra May you all burn your Ravanas and spread goodness everywhere.