Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary, saying he was a “personal inspiration”. On his birth anniversary, I bow to Swami Vivekananda. He a personal inspiration. His thoughts and ideals have influenced me deeply, the prime minsiter said in a statement. Swami Vivekananda is revered as one of the most prolific thinkers and a guiding light who took India's message to the entire world, “Modi added. “Let us pledge to leave no stone unturned to integrate our youth in India's progress and ensure youth-led development across the nation”. Modi also urged people to share the thoughts of Swami Vivekananda that have influenced them, saying he would retweet some of them Monday evening.