Shah Rukh promotes togetherness at IIFI 2017


Shah Rukh Khan inaugurated the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa and his speech emphasized on the rich storytelling culture of India. Invoking a feeling of togetherness, Shah Rukh mentioned the Sanskrit word ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’, which means that the world is one family. “The essence of storytelling is incomplete if there is no story-listener. I believe storytellers and story-listeners are, or should be, like a family. There is a word in Sanskrit, ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’. It means bringing the world together like a family,” said the 52-year-old star. Sridevi, Boney Kapoor, Jhanvi Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao were a few celebs who attended the opening ceremony.