Prime Minister Narendra Modi will unveil the “Statue of Peace” in Rajasthan’s Pali district through video-conferencing on Monday to mark the 151st delivery anniversary celebrations of Jain monk Acharya Shree Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj.
The 151-inch-tall statue is fabricated from “ashtadhatu” (eight metals with copper being the main constituent) and is being put in on the Vijay Vallabh Sadhana Kendra, Jetpura, in Rajasthan’s Pali, an official assertion stated.
The saint, who lived throughout 1870-1954, led an austere life, working selflessly and dedicatedly to unfold the message of Lord Mahavira, it stated.
He additionally labored relentlessly for the welfare of the plenty, unfold of schooling and eradication of social evils, wrote inspiring literature (poetry, essays, devotional hymns and stavans) and gave energetic assist to the liberty motion and the reason for the swadeshi, the assertion stated.
Along with his inspiration, greater than 50 instructional establishments of eminence, together with faculties, colleges and examine centres, are operational throughout a number of states, it added.