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Cubbon Reads, a reading community in Bengaluru, gathers in Cubbon Park every Saturday to enjoy literature amidst nature. This initiative has inspired similar reading communities in 30 cities across India and beyond. The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has appreciated the efforts of Cubbon Reads in promoting the love of reading among people.
Usage: The initiative can be used as an example to show the values of community engagement in promoting a love for reading; Appreciation for Literature; Connection with Nature; and Cultural Exchange.