PM Modi to meditate at Kanyakumari for two days on culmination of campaign | India News

New Delhi: Giving a signal of national unity, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kanyakumari on the culmination of his campaign from May 30 to June 1, when the country will be voting on the last phase of the Lok Sabha polls.
Sources said that in Kanyakumari, the Prime Minister will visit the Rock Memorial and will meditate day and night at the same place where Swami Vivekanand did meditation, at the Dhyan Mandapam from 30th May evening to 1st June evening.
Kanyakumari is the place where Swami Vivekananda had a vision of Bharat Mata.
This rock had a major impact on Swami Vivekanand’s life. People believe that like Sarnath holds a special place in the life of Gautam Buddha, this rock also holds a similar place in the life of Swami Vivekanand. It was here that he arrived after wandering across the country and mediated for 3 days and hit upon attained a vision for a developed India.
“Meditating at the same place shows PM Modi’s commitment to bringing Swami Ji’s vision of a Viksit Bharat, to life,” a senior BJP functionary said.
According to mythology, Goddess Parvati also meditated at the same place on one foot as she waited for Bhagwan Shiv.
This is the Southernmost tip of India. Further, this is the place where India’s Eastern and Western coastlines meet. It is also the meeting point of the Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea.
The Prime Minister is known to undertake spiritual journeys at the end of election campaigns. In line with this, he will reach Kanyakumari on 30th May and stay there till 1st June. In 2019, he had visited Kedarnath, in 2014 he visited Shivaji’s Pratapgarh.

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