Dharmasthala, Nov 22, 2014: Governor Vajubhai Vala during the inauguration of the Sarvadharma Sammelana (All Religions Conference) at Dharmasthala on November 21, Friday. The conference held as a part of theLaksha Deepothsava celebrations at the temple town.
The Governor said that all religions shared a common ideal of encouraging its devotees to rise above their selves and work for society. He said religion sought to tap into the “inner strength” of individuals, and it was the duty of the followers to use philosophy and morality in their daily lives. “We should always tell the truth and follow the path laid out by religion,” he said.
The programme saw a classical music concert by Shankar Namboodiri, while, ‘Kanchimaaru Katte’ utsav was also held.