The Rashtrapati Bhavan’s iconic Mughal Gardens have been renamed Amrit Udyan by the President of India, Draupadi Murmu. Find out the significance of the Amrit Udyan.
Amrit Udyan will be the new name for Rashtrapati Bhavan’s beautiful Mughal Gardens. Smt. Draupadi Murmu, the President of India, has made the audacious decision to commemorate the auspicious “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav,” which marks 75 years of freedom.
The decision to change the name of Mughal Gardens to Amrit Udyan is already drawing criticism and is expected to cause further trouble for the BJP-led central government. However, the party leaders applauded the president’s choice, describing it as a crucial step to end celebrating “invaders” and end the colonial chains of the past.
Early this year, Rashtrapati Bhavan’s gardens will open. On January 29, 2023, Smt. Draupadi Murmu will open Amrit Udyan and begin the Udyan Utsav. On Tuesday, January 31, the public will be able to tour the gardens.
The president’s bold move to rename Mughal Gardens Amrit Udyan is noteworthy. Therefore, it’s crucial to understand the fascinating past of Rashtrapati Bhavan’s lovely Mughal Gardens as well as the importance of its current moniker, “Amrit Udyan.”
On January 28, President Draupadi Murmu declared that the name of the Mughal Gardens would be Amrit Udyan. The choice is a part of the bigger “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” celebrations, which honour India’s 75th anniversary of independence.
The Rashtrapati Bhavan gardens have been awarded the common name “Amrit Udyan” by the President of India in honour of the 75th anniversary celebrations known as “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav,” according to a statement read by Navika Gupta, the president’s deputy press secretary.
What is the significance of Amrit Udyan?
2022 marked the 75th year of India’s independence from the British. It was a prosperous year for the country of 1.4 billion people and the Government of India sought to further instill a feelings of pride and patriotism with the initiative “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav.