PM Modi reveals ‘Statue of Peace’ to mark 151 st birth anniversary of Jainacharya Vijay Vallabh
The 151- inch high statue has actually been made from Ashtadhatu- 8 metals, with Copper being the major constituent.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday revealed the ‘Statue of Peace’ in Rajasthan’s Pali to mark the 151 st Jayanti celebrations of Jainacharya Shree Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj, through video conferencing.
The 151- inch tall statue has actually been made from Ashtadhatu- 8 metals, with Copper being the significant constituent, and is being set up at Vijay Vallabh Sadhana Kendra, Jetpura, in Pali, Rajasthan.
After inaugurating the statue, the Prime Minister said: “Vijay Nityanand Surishwer Ji Maharaj utilized to say that the land of Gujarat offered us 2 Vallabh. In the political field, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and in spiritual field Jainacharya Shree Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj … Both devoted their lives for India’s unity and brotherhood. I am fortunate that the country offered me the opportunity to inaugurate the world’s highest ‘Statue of Unity’ by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. And today I am getting the advantage of revealing the ‘Statue of Peace’ by Jainacharya Vijay Vallabh ji.”
” India has been an example of humankind, the path of peace, non-violence and fraternity for the entire world. The world looks forward to India,” he stated.
Shree Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj (1870-1954) led an austere life as a Jain Saint working selflessly and dedicatedly to spread the message of Lord Mahavira.
He likewise worked non-stop for the well-being of masses, the spread of education, eradication of social evils, wrote inspiring literature (poetry, essays, devotional hymns and Stavans) and gave active support to the liberty motion and the cause of Swadeshi.
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