Nirmala Sitharaman (@nsitharaman )

Nirmala Sitharaman

Bio Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs. MP (RS) representing Karnataka, views personal, RTs no endorsement.
Location Delhi, India
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iPhone : Glad you’re taking interest. While he is oft-quoted w/the verse from Katha Upanishad, what I’ve excerpted, is from ‘The Awakened India’, written in Aug 1898 — BTW, I had cited the reference below the verse itself. Pub by Advaita Ashrama if you’re further interested. twitter.com/advsanjoy/stat…

iPhone : Today, on the 27th day of Margazhi, found this long-ish Story of the Boy Gopala in ‘The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda. A story of how trust and faith come through: en.wikisource.org/wiki/The_Compl…

iPhone : Awake, arise, and dream no more!
This is the land of dreams, where Karma
Weaves unthreaded garlands with our thoughts
...Be bold, and face
The Truth! Be one with it! Let visions cease...

The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda IV, pp 388-89

iPhone : Dr. M Chidananda Murthy was a doyen of culture and literature. His passion towards Kannada language was noteworthy and so were his efforts to preserve unique aspects of our rich history. His demise is saddening. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti: PM Narendra Modi

Twitter for iPad : Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, with the help of the Government of Karnataka, used Rs 75 lakhs from her MPLADS funds for the restoration work of the Kalena Agrahara Lake in Bengaluru. The lake has a length of 278 m (main bund) and a total area of 7 acre 30 guntas.