May urges nation to follow values of Diwali post Brexit


Prime minister Theresa May has urged the British public to follow the values of “hope, optimism, of forgiveness” represented by Diwali and the Hindu New Year as the nation looks to build a positive future post Brexit. Speaking at a Diwali celebration she hosted on Monday (24) at Downing Street, the prime minister revealed that having attended many Diwali events over the years in her constituency, she knows the impact the festival has on people and the values it imparts on them. “The values he (Lord Rama) embodied are values which we can all heed,” said May. “Values of charity,…

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