New Delhi, October 6: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted the people on the eve of Durga Puja 2019. In his tweet, the Prime Minister said, Maa Durga is the perfect example of strength, courage and compassion. "We seek her blessings for the well-being of our society," he said. PM Modi also tweeted a post in Bangla. Durga Ashtami 2019: President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi Extend Greetings on Auspicious Occasion of Durga Puja.

"World over, Durga Puja festivities are taking place with full vigour. Greetings to everyone on this special occasion. Maa Durga epitomises strength, courage and compassion. We seek her blessings for the well-being of our society," PM Modi tweeted. Subho Durga Ashtami 2019 Wishes: Maha Ashtami WhatsApp Stickers, GIF Images, Facebook Quotes and SMS to Send Greetings on Third Day of Durga Puja.

PM Narendra Modi's Tweet

President Ram Nath Kovind had also greeted on the occasion of Durga Puja and said, "Greetings and good wishes to fellow citizens in India and abroad on the auspicious occasion of Durga Puja. This is a celebration of the victory of good over evil. May Goddess Durga shower her blessings on us and enrich our lives with joy and prosperity."

President Ram Nath Kovind's Tweet

Durga Puja is also called as Durgotsava or Agamani. Durga Ashtami is celebrated on the 8th day of Navratri or Durga Puja. Durgotsava is one of the most important festivals celebrated by the Bengal community all over the world.

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