Embassy of India in Oman Celebrates Gandhi Jayanti

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Embassy of India in Oman Celebrates Gandhi Jayanti 

Embassy of India in Oman marked the 154th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi with a solemn celebration, paying tribute to the legacy of the Father of the Nation. The event held at the Embassy premises saw H.E Amit Narang, Ambassador of India to the Sultanate of Oman  leading the way by offering floral tributes to the statue of Mahatma Gandhi, followed by members of the Indian community and Embassy officers.

The gathering came together to honor the life and teachings of Mahatma Gandhi, who continues to inspire generations worldwide with his philosophy of non-violence, truth, and social justice. The floral tribute was accompanied by the resonating melodies of bhajans, adding a harmonious touch to the occasion.

Speaking to the media, Ambassador Amit Narang emphasized the enduring relevance of Gandhi's principles, stating, "Mahatma Gandhi's teachings remain as pertinent today as they were during his time.  As we celebrate his birth anniversary, we also celebrate the values that guide us toward a more just and peaceful world."

This year's celebration held special significance as it marked the first anniversary of the installation of the Mahatma Gandhi statue on the Embassy premises. This remarkable statue is not only a tribute to the Mahatma's ideals but also stands as a reminder of the timeless relevance of his life and his message.

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2 October 2023