Watch: Infosys founder touches feet of Ratan Tata, very rare clip

A video went viral on social media like wildfire in which co-founder of software giant Infosys Narayana Murthy can be seen touching the feet of Ratan Tata. The video is doing the rounds on all social media platforms and thus proving the greatness of Indian culture. The two business magnates shared the stage at the entrepreneurial leadership conclave TiECon Mumbai 2020 on January 28.

Ratan Tata was conferred with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 11th edition of TiECon Mumbai. Infosys co-founder touched the feet of Ratan Tata after giving him the Lifetime Achievement award.

Ratan Tata also shared a video on Instagram saying, “It was an honour to be awarded by TiECon at the hands of a great friend Narayana Murthy. I am truly humbled”.

The mutual respect between these two business tycoons won the Internet. Twitterverse couldn’t help but laud not just Murthy but Tata, too, for greeting each other with such humility and respect. Twitterati showed appreciation for the two men, who happen to be professional rivals, for being courteous with each other.

One person wrote saying, “This picture defines all about humbleness and simplicity, Mr. N R Narayana Murthy touching Mr. Ratan Tata’s feet to seek his blessings. A lesson for all of us”.

Another wrote, “Sir, It Demonstrates Your Good Character and Respect When You bow down to touch the feet of Ratan Tataji for Blessings. Being the Parent,This is How we have to imbibe Our Rich Culture in Kids. Narayana Murthy”.

Here’s what Twitter is saying about the moment:

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