India is proud of stellar contribution of Army: PM Modi extends greetings on Army Day

New Delhi [India] (ANI): As India is celebrating Indian Army Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said India is proud of the stellar contribution of the Army in Peacekeeping Missions overseas.
The Prime Minister also highlighted that Indian Army personnel serve in hostile terrains and are at the forefront of helping fellow citizens during a humanitarian crisis. “Indian Army personnel serve in hostile terrains and are at the forefront of helping fellow citizens during humanitarian crisis, including natural disasters. India is proud of the stellar contribution of the Army in Peacekeeping Missions overseas as well,” PM Modi tweeted.
Army Day is observed every year on January 15 to celebrate the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army – Field Marshal Kodandera M Cariappa.
The position was taken over on January 15, 1949, from General Sir Francis Butcher, the last British Commander-in-Chief of India. (Image source: Instagram)

Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, more extend Gurupurab greetings

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] : On the occasion of the 552nd birth anniversary of the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak Dev, several Bollywood celebrities extended Guru Nanak Jayanti or Gurupurab wishes on social media.
Amitabh Bachchan took to his Twitter handle and shared a picture of Guru Nanak Dev along with the message, “T 4099 – Guru Nanak Jayanti…may His blessings be upon us all…”
Akshay Kumar took to his Instagram Story and penned down Gurupurab wishes.
“Aap sab nu shri guru nanak dev ji de prakash parb di lakh lakh vadhaiyaan. Let’s pray for everyone’s prosperity. Happy Gurupurab,” he wrote.

Abhishek Bachchan shared a short graphic video featuring artwork of the Golden Temple on his Instagram Story.
Further, the message read, “May the blessings of Waheguru be with you now and forever. Happy Gurpurab to one and all.”

Richa Chadha shared a picture on her Instagram Story in which the Golden Temple can be seen reflected on the sarovar (water body).
Further, she wrote, “Nanak Naam Chhardi Kala, Tere bhane sarbat da bhala.”

Rakul Preet Singh also posted a picture of Guru Nanak Dev on her Instagram Story along with the message, “Happy Gurpurab”.

Randeep Hooda posted a short story of the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev on his Instagram Story.
Along with it, he wrote, “Nanak naam chardi kala, Tere bhanne sarbat da bhala…#GuruNanakJayanti.”

Several other celebrities including Anil Kapoor, Yami Gautam, Taapsee Pannu and more extended their greetings for Gurupurab 2021 through their respective social media handles. 

PM Modi greets people of Jharkhand on Statehood Day

New Delhi [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday wished the citizens of Jharkhand on their Statehood Day.
“Wishing all the residents of Jharkhand a very Happy Statehood Day. This land of Birsa Munda, which has a historical identity with its unique culture, should move forward in the journey of development,” said PM Modi in a tweet. Jharkhand was carved out of Bihar on the birth anniversary of 19th-century freedom fighter and tribal leader Birsa Munda on November 15, 2000.

PM Modi wishes LK Advani

New Delhi [India] : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended birthday greetings to Lal Krishna Advani, senior BJP leader and former Deputy Prime Minister.
“Birthday greetings to respected Advani Ji. Praying for his long and healthy life. The nation remains indebted to him for his numerous efforts towards empowering people and enhancing our cultural pride. He is also widely respected for his scholarly pursuits and rich intellect,” tweeted the Prime Minister. Advani turned 94 today.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan also extended his greetings on the occasion.
“Hearty congratulations to our guardian and inspiration, respected LK Advani ji on his birthday. Since BJP’s rise to become a major national party, he has been an invaluable contribution. I wish him good health and long life,” tweeted Pradhan.
Born on November 8, 1927 in Karachi, Advani was the Minister of Home Affairs in the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance government from 1998 to 2004. He also served as the Deputy Prime Minister under Atal Bihari Vajpayee from 2002 to 2004. He is one of the co-founders and a senior leader of the BJP.
He began his political career as a volunteer of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). In 2015, Advani was awarded the Padma Vibhushan – India’s second highest civilian honour.

PM Modi greets nation on Bhai Dooj

New Delhi [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Bhai Dooj.
“Best wishes to everyone on the auspicious occasion of Bhai Dooj,” the Prime Minister tweeted. Bhai Dooj, the festival symbolising the love of brother-sister, is being celebrated all over the country today.
On this day, sisters pray for their brothers to have long and happy lives by performing the Tika ceremony and brothers offer gifts to their sisters.
Bhaiya Dooj is also known as Bhau Beej and Bhathru Dwithiya. As per Hindu traditions, it is believed that Goddess Yamuna fed her brother Yamraj on Kartik Dwitiya at her own home. Since then this day is known as Yama Dwitiya.

PM Modi greets nation on Diwali, hopes for prosperity, good fortune

New Delhi [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended greetings to people on the occasion of Diwali and wished for the festival to bring “happiness, prosperity and good fortune.”
“Greetings to the countrymen on the auspicious occasion of Diwali. I wish that this festival of lights brings happiness, prosperity and good fortune in your life. Wishing everyone a very Happy Diwali,” the Prime Minister tweeted. Diwali is observed on the 15th day of Kartik, the holiest month in the Hindu lunar calendar and it is believed that on this day Lord Rama (the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu) returned from a 14-year-long exile during which he fought and won a battle against the demon king Ravan.
This year Diwali will be celebrated on Thursday, i.e November 4.
People celebrate the festival by decorating their houses, exchanging gifts, and offering prayers in order to commemorate the “victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance.”

Australian PM extends Diwali greetings to India

Canberra [Australia]: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Wednesday extended his wishes to India on the holy festival of Diwali.
“On the darkest night of the month, we hold in our hearts the victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance. It is the moment when we turn the corner and begin to see the lights ahead of us, guiding us forward. We have been through dark times in these last two years,” the Prime Minister said in a statement. “We celebrate Diwali as we draw ever closer to the light at the end of our COVID-19 tunnel. That means all the things we have had to forsake – welcoming, gathering, celebration and ceremony – will again be possible,” Morrison added.
“We look forward with joy and hope to know that our Diwali celebrations will take place again. Over recent years, I have joined Diwali celebrations around Australia and I know the joy, colour, community and food that makes Diwali such a special celebration, the Prime Minister said.
Meanwhile, Morrison also urged Australians to get vaccinated and said, “Our vaccination program underpins this plan and I urge all Australians to get vaccinated to take up the opportunity offered by our doses of hope.”
Diwali is a festival of lights and one of the major festivals celebrated all over India.
Diwali symbolizes the spiritual “victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance.
On this day, Lord Rama returned to his kingdom Ayodhya with his wife Sita and brother Lakshmana after defeating Ravana in Lanka and serving 14 years of exile.
This festival is also widely associated with Lakshmi, the goddess of prosperity.

Yogi greets people on Diwali

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday extended his greetings to the people on the occasion of Diwali.
The UP Chief Minister said, “Hearty Diwali greetings to the people of the state. We have 16 and a half lakh government employees and 4 lakh police forces in the state. I appeal to all of them to adopt a family and celebrate Diwali with them. Distribute sweets to the children.” Speaking on the Deepotsav, Yogi said, “Deepotsava in Ayodhya became an important event of the nation and the world. This year in Ayodhya, 9 lakh diyas will be lit. This 9 lakh represents houses where people started residing, under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban. We have provided houses to 43 Lakh people so far in rural and urban schemes.”
The administration has made extensive security arrangements in Ayodhya for Deepotsav ahead of Diwali.
SIT commandos, Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) force and Rapid Action Force jawans have been deployed to ensure security. Drones will be used to keep an eye on the event and via announcements, it is being ensured that there is no chaos at the site of the fair.
The ‘Deepotsav’ celebrations in Ayodhya last year had set the Guinness World records for ‘the largest display of oil lamps’ after 5,84,572 earthen lamps were lit on the banks of river Saryu.

PM Modi wishes Union Minister Anurag Thakur on his 47th birthday

New Delhi [India] : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended greetings to Union Sports and Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur on his 47th birthday.
Taking to Twitter, Prime Minister said talked about his long acquaintance with Thakur and prayed for his long life. “Birthday greetings to Minister Shri @ianuragthakur. I have known him for many years and seen his hard work from the days when he was a young Karyakarta (worker) to the present when he is working to improve sporting standards and furthering youth empowerment. Praying for his long life,” PM Modi said in a tweet.
Born 24 October 1974, BJP leader Thakur is the son of Prem Kumar Dhumal, former Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh. He is a Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha from Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh.

Jaishankar greets Zambian counterpart on country’s Independence Day

New Delhi [India] : External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar extended greetings to his Zambian counterpart Stanley Kakubo on the anniversary of his country’s Independence Day.
The Minister said that India is committed to strengthening the long-standing ties of the two nations. “Warm greetings to FM Stanley Kakubo and the Government & people of Zambia on their Independence Day. Committed to strengthening of our long-standing ties,” Jaishankar said in a tweet.

On Eid Milad-un-Nabi, Paresh Rawal, Shefali Shah & Others Extend Their Greetings

On the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi, several members of the film and television industry extended their heartfelt greetings to everyone.

Taking to Twitter, actor Paresh Rawal wrote, “Hope that you are guided by your faith in the Prophet Muhammad and shine in his divine blessings. A very happy Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi.”

Shefali Shah wished for everyone’s good health.

“Love, laughter, happiness and good health! #MiladUnNabiMubarak,” she wrote on Instagram, adding a picture of her sharing smiles with her sons.

Actor Sharad Kelkar, too, took to his Instagram and prayed for everyone’s happiness.

“May the blessings of Allah fill your life with bliss and bring happiness to your heart and home. Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi Mubarak to all,” Sharad posted.

For the unversed, Eid Milad-un-Nabi is celebrated annually to commemorate the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad. It is observed in the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal, which is the third month in the Islamic lunar calendar, commencing with the sighting of the moon. The occasion also marks the death anniversary of the Prophet.

PM Modi greets on Eid Milad-un-Nabi

New Delhi [India] : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended his greetings to the nation on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi.
“Milad-un-Nabi greetings. Let there be peace and prosperity all around. May the virtues of kindness and brotherhood always prevail. Eid Mubarak!,” the Prime Minister tweeted. Eid Milad-un-Nabi is celebrated annually to commemorate the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad and is observed in the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal, the third month of the Islamic lunar calendar, which commences with the sighting of the moon. The occasion also marks the death anniversary of the Prophet.
This year, as per the Gregorian calendar, the celebration began from the evening of October 18 and will last till the evening of October 19.
One of the most important parts of Eid Milad-un-Nabi is to celebrate the life of the Prophet, his teachings, sufferings, and his character, as he even forgave his enemies. Muslims celebrate the occasion by wearing new clothes, offering prayers, and exchanging gifts.
Earlier in the day, President Ram Nath Kovind also extended his wishes to the countrymen on the occasion.

“Praying Ram to free us from ‘Corona'”

New Delhi [India]: On the occasion of Dussehra, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that he prays to Lord Ram to free humanity from ‘Corona Ravan’ amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
His remarks came after performing ‘Ravan Dahan’ at ‘Lav Kush Ramlila’ at Red Fort ground here today. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said, “This festival signifies the victory of good over evil spirits. Due to the presence of the COVID-19 pandemic, large scale gatherings in the city have been restricted. I pray Lord Ram to free us from ‘Corona Ravan’. I hope that all the families here live a happy, healthy and prosperous life.”
The day is celebrated to mark the victory of Lord Rama over the king of Lanka, Ravana. Dussehra is marked with religious enthusiasm across the country. Ramlila, the dramatic folk re-enactment of the life of Lord Ram is staged for 10 days and concludes on Dussehra.
Effigies of the ten-headed demon king Raavan, his brother Kumbhakaran and son Meghanada, also known as Indrajit are burnt with fireworks to signify the destruction of evil.
Also, after celebrations for Navratri, it is time to bid adieu to Goddess Durga on the occasion of Vijay Dashami today, a day that marks the triumph of good over evil.
According to mythology, on this day Goddess Durga annihilated the demon god Mahishasura after a fierce battle that lasted for nine days.
This day also marks Durga Visarjan or immersion of Durga idols signifying the journey of the Goddess back to Mount Kailash after ten days of stay at her parent’s house on earth. Annually, Goddess Durga visits her paternal house with her four children in tow–Lakshmi, Saraswati, Kartikeya and Ganesha.

Dussehra inspires us to walk on path of morality, goodness, virtue, says President Kovind

New Delhi [India]: On the auspicious occasion of Vijaya Dashami, President Ram Nath Kovind extended his wishes to all the countrymen and said that this festival inspires us to walk on the path of morality, goodness and virtue.
“Hearty congratulations to all the countrymen on the auspicious occasion of Vijaya Dashami. Dussehra marks the victory of good over evil. This festival inspires us to walk on the path of morality, goodness and virtue. I wish that this festival brings prosperity and happiness in the lives of the countrymen,” tweeted Rashtrapati Bhavan. Dussehra or Vijaya Dashami, according to the Hindu calendar is celebrated on the 10th day after the nine days of Navratri festivities in the month of Ashvina. The festival is celebrated differently in various parts of the country.
It is celebrated with great joy and fervour across India by burning the effigies of Ravan in open fields to symbolise the victory of ‘good’ over ‘evil’.

PM greets nation on Vijaya Dashami

New Delhi [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended his greetings to the nation on the occasion of Vijaya Dashami.
“Greetings to everyone on the special occasion of Vijaya Dashami,” tweeted PM Modi. The Prime Minister will dedicate the seven new defence companies to the nation on the auspicious occasion of Vijaya Dashami today.
He will deliver a video address at an event organised by the Defence Ministry. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and representatives from the Defence industry associations will be present on the occasion.
According to a release by the Prime Minister’s Office, the Government has decided to convert Ordnance Factory Board from a Government Department into seven 100 per cent government-owned corporate entities, as a measure to improve self-reliance in the defence preparedness of the country.
This move will bring about enhanced functional autonomy, efficiency and will unleash new growth potential and innovation, it said in a statement.
The seven new Defence companies that have been incorporated are Munitions India Limited (MIL); Armoured Vehicles Nigam Limited (AVANI); Advanced Weapons and Equipment India Limited (AWE India); Troop Comforts Limited (TCL); Yantra India Limited (YIL); India Optel Limited (IOL); and Gliders India Limited (GIL).
Dussehra or Vijaya Dashami, according to the Hindu calendar is celebrated on the 10th day after the 9 days of Navratri festivities in the month of Ashvina. The festival is celebrated differently in various parts of the country.

Bollywood Celebrities Extends Navratri 2021 Greetings

As Navratri festivities started on Thursday, several Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty and more, have taken to social media to express their spirit of devotion and extend greetings.

Amitabh Bachchan tweeted pictures of Goddess Durga and wrote the mantra, “T 4051 – Ya devee sarvabhooteshu shakti-roopen sansthita. Namastasyai namastasyai namastasyai namo namah.” Along with it, Bachchan added his greetings for Navratri, “Navratri ke paavan parv par haardik shubhkaamnaen.” (Warm wishes on the auspicious occasion of Navratri.)

Shilpa Shetty took to her Twitter handle and shared a video of her Navratri preparations in which idols and offerings can be seen while the aarti “Om Jai Ambe Gauri” plays in the background.
Along with it, she wrote the mantra, “Sarva mangala mangalye shive sarvartha ssdhike. Sharanye trayambake gauri narayani namostetu.”

Shilpa also added her greeting, “Shardiya Navratri ki aap sabhi ko dher saari shubhkaamnayein. DurgaMaa ka aashirwaad hum sab par hamesha bana rahe. Happy Navratri! #JaiMataDi #Navratri #ShardiyaNavratri #DurgaMaa.” (Wishing you all a very Happy Shardiya Navratri. May Durga Ma’s blessings be with all of us always.)

Kajol shared a selfie on her Twitter handle in which she looks gorgeous, dressed in a white-and-yellow saree.
She added her message, “May Maa Durga bestow us with her blessings this Navratri. Have a fun-filled and safe Navratri. #Navratri.”

Sushmita Sen took to her Instagram handle and shared artwork of Goddess Durga.
“Subho Devi Pakhsh. Maa Durga in all her glory, ushers in new beginnings, an abundance of hope and courage…and of course love!!! Happy Durga Puja and a blessed Navratri to you and all your loved ones!!! I love you guys beyond,” she captioned the post.

Actor-politician Hema Malini also shared a digital artwork of Goddess Durga on her Twitter handle and penned her greetings, “The auspicious Navaratras begin today, when Ma Durga resides amongst us for 9 days, showering her blessings and ending with Vijaya Dashami to celebrate the conquest of the evil Mahishasura. May these holy days benefit all of us, bringing peace and happiness to everyone. Happy Navratri!”

Navratri is a nine-day long festival celebrated to honour the nine forms of Goddess Durga and her mighty valour.

The auspicious festival typically falls twice a year- the Sharada Navaratri near autumn equinox (September-October) and the Vasanta Navaratri near spring equinox (March-April).

This year’s Sharada Navaratri will be celebrated from October 7 to October 15.

Bollywood Celebrities Extend Greetings On The Occasion Of Ganesh Chaturthi

As the ten-day-long celebrations for Ganesh Chaturthi began on Friday, several Bollywood celebrities took to social media to extend greetings on the auspicious occasion.

Actor Madhuri Dixit shared a video reel on her Instagram handle featuring herself offering prayers to Lord Ganesha on the sets of her dance reality show ‘Dance Deewane’. Sharing the video, she wrote, “Tumha sarvanna ani tumacya parivarala ganesa caturthinimitta hardika subheccha…!!!” (Happy Ganesh Chaturthi to all of you and your family … !!!)

Actor Ajay Devgn posted a throwback picture of his Lalbaug Darshan in Mumbai. He captioned the post as, “Lord Ganesha is the harbinger of all things good–peace, prosperity, progress, happiness & health. Let’s join our hands in prayer to welcome our favourite deity today. Ganpati Bappa Morya.”

Veteran actor Hema Malini also extended Ganesh Chaturthi wishes to his fans and followers on Twitter.
“It is that time of the year when we welcome our beloved Ganeshji into our houses, seeking his blessings which he gives in abundance. This God of understanding and knowledge stays in our houses for 10 days encouraging camaraderie & happiness in society. Ganesh Chaturthi ki hardik shubhkaamnaye,” she tweeted.

Actor Anupam Kher also tweeted, “Aap sabhee ko ganesh chaturthee kee haardik shubhakaamanaen. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi to all of you.”

Bollywood diva Kajol posted a mesmerising picture of herself on Twitter. The actor looked exquisite in a yellow Paithani saree, teamed up with matching jewellery. Sharing the picture, she tweeted, “Welcoming the ‘Vighnaharta’ with immense joy. #HappyGaneshChaturthi.”

Actor Varun Dhawan, Taapsee Pannu, and Karan Johar among actors also sent wishes to their fans and followers on the special occasion.

The festivities began on September 10 and will conclude on September 21. The festivities will end with the final immersion of the Ganesha idols, called the Visarjan.

The festival is celebrated with much grandeur in Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Gujarat among other states.

PM Modi greets people on Janmashtami

New Delhi [India]: On the occasion of Janmashtami, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended his greetings to people.
“Greetings to you all on the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami. Jai Shree Krishna,” tweeted Prime Minister. Extending greetings for Krishna Janmashtami, Prime Minister on Sunday urged the countrymen to carry forward the great traditions of the nation.
Addressing the 80th edition of his monthly radio programme ‘Mann ki Baat’ on Sunday, Prime Minister Modi had said, “The festival of Janmashtami is the festival of the birth of Bhagwan Shri Krishna. We are familiar with all the forms of Bhagwan, from naughty Kanhaiya to the one taking Colossal form Krishna, from the one well versed in scriptures to one skilled in weaponary. Be it art, beauty, charm, where all is not Krishna there! But I am saying all this because a few days before Janmashtami I had gone through an interesting experience. So I felt I should talk about this to you. You must be aware that on the 20th of this month the construction work related to Bhagwan Somnath temple has been dedicated to the people.”
He said about 3-4 kilometres away from Somnath temple there is the Bhalka Teerth which is the place where Lord Krishna spent his last moments on earth.
Janmashtami is celebrated every year throughout the country to mark the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna. Believers observe the day by keeping a fast and praying at the temples.
As per the Hindu calendar, Lord Krishna, an avatar of Lord Vishnu, was born on the eighth day of the month of Bhadra. The day mostly falls in the months of August or September as per the Western calendar.

PM Modi extends best wishes to people on Rakshabandhan

New Delhi [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended his greetings to the people on the occasion of Rakshabandhan.
“Best wishes to the people of the country on the auspicious occasion of Rakshabandhan,” PM Modi tweeted. Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu also greeted the nation on Rakshabandhan and urged people to ensure a safe environment for the women.
“Happy Rakshabandhan! Rakshabandhan is a celebration of the special and deep-rooted bond of love and respect between brothers and sisters. On this auspicious day, let us resolve to uphold the dignity of women and ensure a safe environment for them at all times,” Vice-Presidents office tweeted.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah also greeted the nation for the festival.
“Warm wishes to all the countrymen on the auspicious occasion of Rakshabandhan,” Shah tweeted.
Rakshabandhan, one of the most popular Hindu festivals, is an annual occasion celebrated throughout the nation to commemorate the special bond between siblings. Traditionally, on this day, sisters tie rakhis on their brother’s wrists and both of them exchange gifts.

PM Modi greets people on Onam, says festival associated with positivity, vibrancy, brotherhood, harmony’

New Delhi [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended his greetings to people on the occasion of Onam, saying the festival is associated with “positivity, vibrancy, brotherhood and harmony.”
“Best wishes on the special occasion of Onam, a festival associated with positivity, vibrancy, brotherhood and harmony. I pray for everyone’s good health and wellbeing,” the Prime Minister tweeted. Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan also greeted all Keralites on the joyous occasion.
“I convey my heartiest Onam greetings to the people of the State and other Keralites all over the world. The celebration of Onam rekindles the splendid legacy of a life of equality, oneness and prosperity, filling minds and homes with the celestial joy of festivity,” he said in an official statement.
On Friday President Ram Nath Kovind had greeted people. In his message, the President said, “On the auspicious occasion of Onam, I extend my greetings and best wishes to all fellow citizens, especially the brothers and sisters of Kerala living in India and abroad”.
This festival, celebrated to commemorate the yield of new crop in the fields, shows the tireless hard work of the farmer and gratitude towards mother-nature, he said. This festival also gives the message of harmony, love and fraternity in the society, Kovind said.
On this occasion, let us all resolve to move forward unitedly towards progress and prosperity of our country, the president was quoted as having said in a statement issued by the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Onam falls in the month of Chingam, which is the first month according to the Malayalam calendar. The celebrations spread over 10 days mark the Malayalam New Year and conclude with Thiruvonam.

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