Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi is not just considered as a political and spiritual figure of India but a leader who has been designated as “Bapu”, Babu in india means father. He is the Father of the nation. He was the pioneer of Satyagraha, founded upon ahimsa or total nonviolence-which inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. Gandhi is commonly known in India and across the world with the honorific Mahatma Gandhi. Mahatma in sanskrit means Great Soul .
He has statues all over the world, lets have a look at them:
Tavistock Square, London, England
2. The symbolic Gandhi Statue in Jinja, Uganda
3. Ariana Park, Geneva, Switzerland
4. Church Street, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
5. Cyprus Parliament House, Nicosia Republic of Cyprus
Statue next to Cyprus Parliament House of Representatives at Nicosia Republic of Cyprus
6. Parliament Square, London
7. Center Park in Burgos, Spain
8. Copenhagen, Denmark
Gandhi Plaene (Gandhi Park) located at the junction of Borups Alle and Hvidkildevej in Copenhagen, Denmark
9. Canberra, Australia
10. Plaza Sicilia, Buenos Aires, Argentina
P.S: Long live Gandhi’s Ideology of non violence which makes this world a better place to live in.
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