Don't let hatred find place in thoughts,actions: President to people

President Pranab Mukherjee asked people to rededicate themselves to selfless service for all.

Published: 23rd November 2016 07:54 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd November 2016 08:35 PM   |  A+A-

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President Pranab Mukherjee

By PTI

NEW DELHI: Do not let hatred and violence find place in thoughts and actions, President Pranab Mukherjee today said as he asked people to rededicate themselves to selfless service for all.

In his message on the eve of the martyrdom day of Guru Teg Bahadur, Mukherjee said the Sikh guru was an embodiment of humility who transcended all barriers of caste, creed, race, religion and gender.

"Let us on this scared day rededicate ourselves to the philosophy of selfless service to all. Let hatred and violence find no place in our thoughts and actions. May the sacrifice of Guru Teg Bahadurji inspire us to unite all humanity into one common brotherhood," he said. 

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