Bhubaneswar, Feb 16: With the country celebrating Vasant Panchami and Saraswati Puja with much devotion President Ram Nath Kovid, PM Narendra Modi and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has extended their best wishes to people.
Taking to his twitter handle, Kovind posted a beautiful note in Hindi and greeted people for Vasant Panchami. He hoped that the arrival of spring brings happiness for all.
वसंत पंचमी और सरस्वती पूजा के शुभ अवसर पर सभी देशवासियों को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं।
मेरी कामना है कि बसंत का आगमन सभी देशवासियों के जीवन में सुख-समृद्धि का संचार करे।
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) February 16, 2021
Similarly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also posted twitter message on the occasion and expressed his hearty greetings to the countrymen.
बसंत पंचमी और सरस्वती पूजा के पावन अवसर पर आप सभी को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं।
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) February 16, 2021
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in his message on the micro blogging site wished happiness and prosperity for all with the blessings of Maa Saraswati, the Goddess of Learing this year. He also hoped that the Goddess give wisdom to all.
ପବିତ୍ର ବସନ୍ତ ପଞ୍ଚମୀ ତଥା ବିଦ୍ୟାଦାତ୍ରୀ ମା’ ସରସ୍ଵତୀଙ୍କ ପୂଜା ଅବସରରେ ସମସ୍ତଙ୍କୁ ହାର୍ଦ୍ଦିକ ଅଭିନନ୍ଦନ ଓ ଶୁଭେଚ୍ଛା। ମା’ ସରସ୍ଵତୀଙ୍କ ଅପାର କରୁଣାରୁ ସମସ୍ତଙ୍କ ବିଦ୍ୟାର ଭଣ୍ଡାର ପରିପୂର୍ଣ୍ଣ ହେବା ସହ ଜୀବନ ସୁଖ, ସମୃଦ୍ଧିରେ ଭରିଯାଉ। pic.twitter.com/b8jesE2rFX
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) February 16, 2021
Notably, Vasant Panchami or Saraswati Puja is celebrated on the fifth day of Odia Magha month in the State every year with religious fervor. The festival holds significance for the student community and educational institutions celebrate it with much enthusiasm.
Books, notebooks, pen, musical instruments were put for puja near the Goddess on the pious occasion seeking Her blessings for the development.