"That cultural oneness is what that has kept us together," she said.
She referred to descriptions and episodes in 'Bhagavata' and worship of Lord Krishna which were commonly shared by people in the North East, in the South and in other parts of the country.
RSS Joint General Secretary Suresh Soni, who was the principal speaker at the event, highlighted Indian values and ethos of harmony, compassion and peaceful co-existence, speaking extensively on different issues.
The ethos teach living in harmony with nature and not exploiting it out of greed, he said, adding that the ethos can show the path to the world.
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