Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother, Heeraba, peacefully passed away at the age of 100 early Friday morning. News of her passing has sent shock waves throughout India and has deeply saddened the Prime Minister. Just a few months prior Modi had celebrated his mother’s 100th birthday with great joy, marvelling at her extraordinary longevity.
Not only did Heeraba live to age 100, but her life was filled with great devotion to her family and service to others – living as a shining example of grace and virtue until her final moments. As Indians, we can all take solace in knowing that the mother of our Prime Minister leaves behind an inspirational legacy we can all aspire to cultivate in our own lives.
Heeraben Modi will be remembered for her unconditional love and devotion to her son, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi. At the age of 100, Mrs. Modi passed away peacefully in the early hours of Friday morning at UN Mehta Heart Hospital where she had been undergoing treatment.
Her death has saddened a nation that she came to embody through her unwavering dedication to Mr. Modi and his political endeavors in India. It is certain that she stirred a warmth in the hearts of generations of Indians who looked upon her with respect and admiration. Her memory will live on through all those whose lives she touched throughout her own life journey, especially within the heart of her beloved son and India’s leader, Narendra Modi.
शानदार शताब्दी का ईश्वर चरणों में विराम… मां में मैंने हमेशा उस त्रिमूर्ति की अनुभूति की है, जिसमें एक तपस्वी की यात्रा, निष्काम कर्मयोगी का प्रतीक और मूल्यों के प्रति प्रतिबद्ध जीवन समाहित रहा है। pic.twitter.com/yE5xwRogJi
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 30, 2022
Writing a touching blog to commemorate the 99th birthday of his mother, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi portrayed the immense influence of Heeraben Modi on his own personality. In the blog post, PM Modi shared some fond memories of his early years living with her, including her tales of courage, integrity and discipline that had shaped his character since childhood.
He also wrote about his father’s upcoming 100th birth anniversary and how he wished it could have been celebrated together as a family. In the heartfelt blog post, PM Modi’s deep admiration for his mother was evident and inspired many worldwide to remember their parents or elders in such an endearing light.