On the eve of Guru Purnima, Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his wishes."Many wishes on Guru Purnima. Today is a special day to honour the gurus who make life meaningful," PM Modi tweeted. PM Modi also paid his respects to the gurus on the occasion of Guru Purnima.
On the other hand, Congress leader, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi too extended his greeting and even quoted the quotes of Lord Gautam Buddha to wish people.
"Three things that cannot be hidden for long - Sun, Moon, and Truth - Gautam Buddha. Best wishes to all of you on the occasion of Guru Purnima," Rahul Gandhi's Tweet read.
Guru Purnima falls on the full-moon day during the Hindu month Ashada. Guru Purnima is celebrated by Hindus, Jains, and Buddhists to pay respects to gurus and teachers who share their wisdom with the students.