Here are some less known facts that you may not be knowing about mr. Narendra Modi Prime minister of INDIA. Here we go. # During Modi's childhood, he served the Indian army as a volunteer during 1965 Indo-Pak war at the railway stations and also helped flood victims
# During Modi's childhood, he served the Indian army as a volunteer during 1965 Indo-Pak war at the railway stations and also helped flood victims in Gujarat in 1967.
# He doesn't smoke, drink nor eat non-vegetarian food.
# We know that Modi is a fashion icon to many, however, what many don't know is that he's a one brand man and buys from Jade Blue, a Ahmedabad-based textile company.
# Everyone knows that Modi is fond of Hinduism and Buddhism. The reason behind his fondness for both lies in his birth place Vadnagar, where both the religions flourished since centuries.
# Modi makes it a point to get blessings from his mother Heeraben on his birthday. He has four brothers and a sister and, has an estranged wife too. Modi came from a poor background, where his mother used to work at houses cleaning utensils for extra money. They couldn't even arrange a photographer for any of their weddings.
# He takes the blessing of his mother before starting any new venture. For the first time, when he became Gujarat Chief Minister, his mother said "Beta, kadi lanch na leis." (Son, never take bribe.)
# Apart from Politics, Modi's hobbies include poetry, photography and not to mention, chilling out in the social media.
# He has a strong hold on each language that he speaks. He can speak in Gujarati that is his mother tongue,Hindi fluently although is not much fluent inEnglish. He is a good orator and this may contribute to the fact that he has taken training for three months in the US on public relations and image management.
# As a teenager he ran away to the Himalayas and stayed there for 2 years with the yogic sadhus and studied Hindutva.
# Initially, he didn't want enter politics, and wanted to settle down as a monk in Ramakrishna Mission. It was Swami Atmasthananda who advised against it and got rejected thrice.
|Mr. Narendra Modi|
# He was elected as the Chief Minister of Gujarat for 3 consecutive years overcoming all the campaigning that was done against him by the media. His Reign as Chief Minister Gujarat has bagged the award of the 2nd best state in the world by UN in the year 2010.
# Putting Gujarat in the World Map Gandhinagar has been termed as the Greenest Capital City in whole Asia.
# Under his reign as Chief Minister, Surat has become the fastest growing city in the world.
# 10 years back Gujarat had a huge loan of almost 50,000 crores on itself from the World Bank but now it has deposited 1 lakh crore in the World Bank which proves his credibility as a Chief Minister and how well he is leading the state towards success and overall development.
# Gujarat is now the favorite choice for many business establishments beating many other contemporary states who are still coping with internal problems to support new establishments.
|Mr. Narendra Modi with his mother|
# Narendra Modi is the 2nd most followed Indian leader on Twitter just after Shashi Tharoor. He is very popular with women in his states and that his evident during the rallies where he is followed by women more than men.
# He has ordered to demolish many Hindu temples which don't have proper government sanction and he is also admired by many Muslims of his state. But he is not much loved by the Muslim communities as it is said that he did not do anything to control 2002 Gujarat riot in which many innocent Muslims were killed,the riot took place under his ministry but he never apologized for it.
# He is largely influenced by the leadership style of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and is a fan and follower of Swami Vivekananda and his principles.
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