Infinite patience, infinite purity, and infinite perseverance are the secret of success in a good cause. - Swamy Vivekananda


Attended and addressed the 1st Cultural Working Group meeting of the #G20India in Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh, 22nd February, 2023. In my address, I highlighted instances where India has transcended borders to provide humanitarian aid in the spirit of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ which is inspired from the ancient text "Maha Upanishad" and is the theme of the #G20India presidency. Further, I spoke about the spiritual and cultural strengths and diversity that have been unique offerings of our country to the world since ancient times. .

Along with Hon'ble CM Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Hon'ble Union Minister Dr. Virendra Kumar, MoS colleague Smt.Meenakashi Lekhi, inaugurated the exhibition titled "Re(ad)dress: Return of Treasures" at the Maharaja Chhatrasal Convention Centre (MCCC) in Khajuraho. The exhibition is being held as part of the 1st Cultural Working Group Meeting in Khajuraho (M.P) and showcases the glory and the repatriated artefacts of India

A traditional welcome to the delegates of the 1st Culture Working Group of #G20 with the ‘Badhai and Rai’ folk, On their arrival at the Khajuraho Airport, Madhya Pradesh. Hon Union Minister Shri Dr. Virendra Kumar & Hon MP VD Sharma joined me in receiving the delegates. .