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Ashes of Mahatma Gandhi, Indian Independence leader, have been scattered at sea to mark the 60’s birthday of his assassination.

His ashes were in an urn and were mixed with water from the Arabian Sea by Nilamben Parikh, 75, Gandhi’s great-granddaughter. She said “this is a day for deep thought. This day will help us think how to move forward.” The ceremony unfolded according to Hindu rites. (more…)

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