Gangtok, Dec 24
Governor and Chief Minister of Sikkim have extended their greetings and good wishes to the people of Sikkim on the joyous occasion of Christmas.
Governor in his message said, “Christmas being the joyous occasion commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ is time to celebrate and rejoice with relatives and friends. The occasion reminds us of the life and teachings of Jesus Christ and how it has shaped the destiny of mankind over centuries. It also reminds us of the love and compassion of Jesus Christ towards mankind.
May the ideals of Jesus Christ show us the way of living and continue to spread the message of love, affection, peace, and harmony.”
Similarly, Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang in his Christmas greetings said “The festival of Christmas marks the birthday of Lord Jesus Christ and is celebrated with merriment and joy. Jesus Christ is the very personification of Divinity who brought transformation to people’s life. His message was revolutionizing, simple yet profound.
On this joyful occasion, his teachings go beyond all barriers and his everlasting message of love, mercy, and compassion holds true for all. Let us all celebrate the birth of Christ, the messenger of peace by co-existing in harmony and by following his values. May this auspicious festival of Christmas be a moment of hope and happiness as well as an opportunity to celebrate the spirit of sharing and caring.