15 April 2012, Sunday, 9:02
author: Sergey Zakharov
The President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov congratulated all Christian believers of the Republic with light Christ’s Sunday.
“Being one of the most respected Christian holidays in Russia, the Easter symbolizes adherence to centuries-old spiritual and moral values – love and mercy, justice and diligence. In these wonderful spring days the hearts are filled with special joy and love for neighbors, light hopes and sincere desire to make good deeds”- said in the presidential congratulation.
It is also underscored in the statement that Bashkortostan always deeply respects demands of all believers and Bashkir authorities intend to contribute further to creation of favorable conditions for traditional confessions, directly connected with history and culture of our multinational land.
Rustem Khamitov wished all compatriots strong health, well-being and happiness and expressed assurance that this holiday of hope and triumph of life will give new strength to all of us, tuning our hearts to good and mutual understanding.