New Delhi: On the auspicious occasion of Diwali, famous business tycoon Anand Mahindra took a trip down his memory line to share a fond memory of from 1975 about his ‘steel bangle’. Mahindra who is an avid social media user took to the microblogging site Twitter on Saturday to share his special Diwali story. Also Read - 355th Prakash Purab of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Today | Know All About The 10th Guru of Sikhs, His Teachings Here
He tweeted two pictures, one of a beautifully-lit Golden Temple and other of his hand wearing a ‘Kada’ and captioned it with, “In 1975 I took a semester off from college in the U.S & hitchhiked/took ST buses around India. On Diwali I arrived in Amritsar. I bought a Kada & had it blessed in the Golden Temple. I have not taken it off since then..Back in the US, my friends called it my ‘steel bangle.” Also Read - Guru Nanak Jayanti 2020: Devotees Offer Prayers at Golden Temple in Amritsar | IN PICS
His tweet has received much love and hundreds of comments from netizens as many even shared their ‘kada’ story in the thread. It has garnered over 25 K likes and around 950 retweets.
Let’s have a look at how Twitterati reacted to the business tycoon’s Diwali story: