Washington: US President Donald Trump on Sunday prolonged his greetings to all celebrating Diwali, saying relations are “strengthened by sacred traditions”.
In a caption to a video shared on his Twitter deal with displaying him lighting the lamp within the Oval Workplace (Diya) together with a gaggle of Indian-Individuals, Trump wrote: “As Diwali commences, @FLOTUS Melania and I wish those observing the Festival of Lights a blessed and happy celebration! #HappyDiwali”, ending it with a ‘diya’ emoji.
Within the video message, he mentioned: “As we light the Diya here today, we know that our relation strengthened by the sacred traditions that bid the people together across your land made us light. May this light bring hope to all and may everyone have a wonderful Diwali.”
The Indian diaspora within the US has a major presence, and on the latest, “Howdy, Modi!” occasion in Texas, President Trump shared the stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.