After the Bhoomi Pujan of the Ram Janmabhoomi Temple in Ayodhya, PM Narendra Modi remembered the sacrifices and untiring efforts of each and everyone associated with the Ram Mandir movement. He bowed to them and remarked, “This day is a symbol of their resolve, their sacrifices and determination. During the Ram Mandir movement, there was dedication, there were challenges but also there was resolution.”
Prime Minister Modi said during India’s freedom struggle, many generations sacrificed their everything and 15th August symbolized their determined efforts and desire for freedom. In the same way, he said, for many centuries, many generations made uninterrupted efforts for the Ram Temple.
“Ram lives in our hearts, He is within us. When we do any work, we take inspiration from Him,” said Prime Minister Modi.
He further added, “Efforts were made to eradicate Bhagwaan Ram’s existence, but He is in our hearts, He is the basis of our culture, Shri Ram is the dignity of India, Shri Ram is the Maryada Purushottam.”