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Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Celebration on October 6, 2019 at Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, University of Pittsburgh

The Consulate General of India, New York in collaboration with University of Pittsburgh celebrated Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday on October 06, 2019 at Frick Fine Arts Auditorium. The event included interfaith presentations, cultural performances, and student readings about:TRUTH, PEACE AND ACTION and also on MAHATMA GANDHI’S LEGACY AT 150. On the occasion, Mr. Sandeep Chakravorty, Consul General, presented the bronze bust of Gandhi to the University community to be permanently installed in the Hillman Library on the Oakland campus. The bronze bust of Mahatma Gandhi has been sculpted by sculptor Ram Vanji Sutar “Padma Bhushan Awardee” presented by the President of India. The bronze bust is 85% copper, 5% tin, 5% Zinc and 5% lead.