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Great Britain
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Tavistock Square (WC1)

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

commonly known as Mahatma Gandhi or Bapu (Father of Nation),
Porbandar, Gujarat 1869 - New Delhi 1948
the preeminent leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing non-violent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for non-violence, civil rights and freedom across the world
(Wikipedia)
Fredda Brilliant
1968

London /  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi   London /  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Description

Bronze statue of Gandhi sitting cross-legged in a dhoto, meditating. The hollow printh allows the memorial to be treated as a shrine, where often flowers and candles are placed.

London - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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Location N 51°31'29" W 0°7'44"

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