UAE Astronaut Sultan Al-Neyadi wishes India Independence Day from Space


Dubai — The famous Emirati astronaut Sultan Al-Neyadi, extended warm wishes to India on its Independence Day from space with an awe-inspiring aerial view of New Delhi, adorned with shimmering city lights and iconic landmarks that embody India’s rich history and culture.

Accompanied by the Indian flag emoji, Al-Neyadi’s tweet read: “To all Indians around the world, Happy Independence Day from the International Space Station! Sharing with you a capture of India’s capital, New Delhi, from space.🇮🇳”

The image captured the essence of the vibrant capital, highlighting the grandeur of its architectural marvels, including the Rashtrapati Bhavan, India Gate, and the sprawling urban landscape.

Al-Neyadi’s goodwill message resonated deeply with Indians worldwide, symbolizing the strong bond between nations and emphasizing the role of space exploration in fostering global harmony. The UAE and India share a robust relationship marked by mutual respect, cultural exchange, and collaborative efforts across various domains.

Beyond showcasing the UAE’s commitment to nurturing international cooperation, Al-Neyadi’s gesture also underscores the growing presence of Arab astronauts in the realm of space exploration. As an accomplished astronaut from the UAE, he has played a pivotal role in advancing the nation’s space program and inspiring future generations of Emirati scientists and engineers.

The International Space Station stands as a testament to international collaboration, serving as a beacon of unity among nations. It provides a platform for astronauts from different countries to work together, conduct scientific research, and promote a peaceful and sustainable future for humanity.

On this momentous day, as Indians reflect upon their country’s journey towards independence and progress, Al-Neyadi’s warm wishes from the International Space Station serve as a poignant reminder of the unwavering camaraderie between the UAE and India, as well as the harmonious spirit that unites people across the globe.

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