Invitation to celebration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
|High Commission of India
KIN/453/1/2018 Dated 7th September 2018
The statue of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the Nation (India) is located at the Jamaica Library Service, 2 Tom Redcam Avenue, Kingston and at the University of West Indies, Kingston. The statues were donated and installed by the Government of India. In his honour, the High Commission of India, Kingston is planning to celebrate his Birth Anniversary at the Jamaica Library Service on 2nd October 2018 at 9:00 am and at the University of West Indies at 10:30 am. This year’s Birth Anniversary celebration coincides with the launching of a series of events to mark the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The celebration on 2nd October includes garlanding of the Mahatma Gandhi statues followed by speeches, singing of Mahatma Gandhi’s favourite bhajans etc. The ceremony will be followed by screening of a short film on the life of Mahatma Gandhi at both the venues.
The High Commission of India cordially invites everyone to kindly grace the occasion.
High Commission of India