Rama Navami is being celebrated across the country today. It is a festival that celebrates the birthday of Lord Rama and falls on the ninth day of Navratri.
President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari have greeted the people on the occasion. In his message, President Mukherjee said, Lord Rama was an embodiment of great virtues and highest values.
He said, on this day, every one should re-dedicate themselves to the progress and prosperity of the nation. The Vice-President said, may the virtuous life of Lord Rama inspire everyone to uphold his noble ideals and high moral values.