Guru Purnima

On the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima, leading cricketers came forward to express gratitude towards their mentors and coaches.

The day is traditionally observed by Hindus, Buddhists and Jains to express their gratitude for their teachers.

President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated Dharma Chakra Diwas at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Saturday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also addressed the countrymen through video.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday greeted people on 'Guru Purnima', saying it is a day to bow to the 'gurus' who have played an important role in shaping society.