PM Narendra Modi and U.P. CM Yogi Adityanath are indisputably the most popular political stalwarts in contemporary India. They have taken their political party, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to new heights, and have worked immensely for the citizens, as per their capability.
Surprisingly, both these fierce leaders have a lot in common with each other, and this article consists of a list of all those similarities.
Both Modi and Yogi lead a very simple life and do not believe in the pretentious and modern way of living which is full of luxury. Yogi maintains a distance from all the electronic gadgets such as Television and computer. Whereas Modi is quite tech savvy, but he completely dislikes a privileged treatment.
- Ayurveda and Yoga
Modi and Yogi support Ayurveda and have promoted it several times. They themselves opt for ayurvedic treatments rather than western medicine. Also, Yoga is a way of living life for them. The secret behind staying healthy even after long hours and tons of stress is practicing Yoga rigorously.
Both these influential men have been in service of the people for a very long time, and they work for about 12 to 18 hours a day, every day, without taking any break. Such is the level of dedication for the country and its people.
- Hindutva Ideology
Modi and Yogi have always talked in favor of the strong Hindutva ideology, and they consider Hinduism a way of life. Their party is also known for having rightist stand, and have always shown a desire in making India a Hindu nation.
- No Ties With Family
During their teenage years, both of them left their homes and families behind and joined several organizations including the popular RSS, in order to work for the betterment of the society and enter politics to make a bigger change. They also, despite having a wife, have adopted a celibate lifestyle in order to focus completely on their work.
- Monastic Life
The monk lifestyle has been a significant part of the lives of both these gentlemen. Yogi has been a Gorakhnath mutt from the very initial part of his life, and Modi also spent his youth years in a hermitage in the Himalayas.
- Popular In Media
The Mass Media, as well as Social Media, becomes deranged when it comes to featuring a story about any one of them. Their radical and strong opinions and policies are what highly desired by the media, as it keeps their business running. And since the people love to listen to their favorite leaders, every story about them receives a great response.
Yogi and Modi are indispensable to the Indian politics and having these many similarities make them more influential and a stronger team, which is quite capable of bringing radical changes in the country.