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The Gyarah Murti is an iconic ensemble of 11 statues erected as a tribute to Gandhi’s courageous Dandi March of 1931 against oppressive salt taxes imposed by the British colonialists.
The Gyarah Murti is an iconic ensemble of 11 statues erected as a tribute to Gandhi’s courageous Dandi March of 1931 against oppressive salt taxes imposed by the British colonialists. Created by sculptor Devi Prasad Roy Choudhary, the black monument depicts Gandhi leading the way, followed by 10 people of different religious affiliations from various walks of life including a Hindu scholar, Muslim farmer, Christian priest, Sikh elite, and Dalit laborer. It illustrates how diverse people unified for a common cause to obtain freedom.
Mother Teresa Cres, Willingdon Crescent, President's Estate, New Delhi, Delhi 110011, India
The Rashtrapati Bhavan on Raisina Hill is the residence of the President of India
Situated in Teen Murti House, the Nehru Planetarium organizes several events and shows to engage children and spark an interest in astronomy
The Nehru Memorial Museum is housed in the Teen Murti Bhavan, the former residence of India's first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru
The Cathedral Church of Redemption is the headquarters of the Church of North India, Delhi Diocese
Nehru Park is a large park in the neighborhood of Chankayapuri, lying to the southwest
The Budha Jayanti Park was built to commemorate the 2500th birth anniversary of the Buddha, with a gilded Buddha statue in a pavilion set on an artificial island
The Gurudwara Rakab Ganj Sahib is an 18th century Sikh house of worship where the 9th Guru Teg Bahadur was cremated after his execution on the orders of Emperor Aurangzeb
The Parliament House is the seat of Queensland's Legislative Assembly
Chanakyapuri is a posh neighbourhood with wide boulevards lined with lush, manicured gardens, elegant embassy buildings, and sprawling bungalows of government officials
The National Museum houses an important collection of varied artifacts that highlight the eventful history and varied culture of India