Nov 09: A Special Anthology on Mahatma Gandhi released by Rt. Hon’ble President of Nepal, Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari in the presence of Ambassador Vinay M Kwatra.
A pictorial anthology in Nepali titled “मैले बुझेको गान्धी” was released today to celebrate the 151st birth anniversary of the Father of Indian Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, and to mark the culmination of the two years long celebrations of ‘150 years of Mahatma’ – Gandhi@150.
Her Excellency Rt. Hon’ble President of Nepal, Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari, unveiled this special anthology today afternoon at the Shital Niwas, Kathmandu in the presence of Ambassador of India to Nepal, H.E. Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra.
The book has been brought out by the Embassy of India along with the B. P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation to cherish the values of the Mahatma’s universal teachings with our Nepali friends. It brings together for the first time uniquely Nepali perspectives on this revered global icon in the form of personal contributions from twenty-five eminent and distinguished personalities representing a rich cross-section of voices. The publication also hopes to bring the youth of Nepal closer to Mahatma Gandhi, whose life and ideas remain timeless, universal, and relevant for today’s world.