Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Leicester
Leicester

East Midlands

Belgrave Road

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)
Gautam Pal
2009

Leicester /  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi   Leicester /  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

MAHATMA
GANDHI

Signature

?? (the statue is placed within a fence, we couldn't come close).

Information Sign

"We must become the change we want to see"
MAHATMA GANDHI
Unveiled by His Holiness Swami Satyamitranand Giriji
Presented by Samanvaya Parivar Leicester
Inaugurated on 26th June 2009

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 52°38'49" - W 1°7'27")

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