Mexico City: Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla unveiled the first ever statue of Swami Vivekananda in the US at Mexico.
“Honoured to unveil a Statue of Swami Vivekananda in Mexico. This is the first statue of Swami ji in Latin America. The statue will be a source of inspiration for people, especially for the youth of the region, to strive & bring the change which will take their country to new prime”, Om Birla tweeted.
“Swamiji’s message & teachings to the humanity transcend geographical barriers & time His message is for the entire humanity. Today, by unveiling his bust in Mexico, we are paying our humble Tributes to him”, he added.
He has also attended a meeting that was addressed by the chamber of deputy president. It is also clarified that both the nation will cooperate each other to strengthen the parliamentary democracy.
He also added in his tweet that “As I depart after a highly productive visit to Mexico, I place on record my thanks & appreciation to Mexican Parliament & Govt. for their commitment to strengthen ties with India. Hopeful that this visit will set the tone for closer ties between the two countries.”