Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Kashi Vishwanath Dham in Varanasi on Dec. 13, stressing that India that it was the “revival” of India’s lost heritage.
In his speech at the event, Modi described the importance of the majestic Dham. “When one comes here, they will see not only faith but will also feel the glory of the past here. How antiquity and novelty come alive together. How the inspirations of the ancient are giving direction to the future, We are witnessing this very vividly in Vishwanath Dham complex’, he said.
“Kashi is not a matter of mere words, it is a creation of sensations. Kashi is that — where awakening is life; Kashi is that — where death is also a festival; Kashi is that — where truth is the culture; Kashi is where love is tradition,” he added.