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Gandhi Memorial

Near Anna University, Kanyakumari, India
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“sun rays” (11 reviews)
“his birthday” (6 reviews)
“simple place” (4 reviews)
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Near Anna University, Kanyakumari, India
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Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

A memorial tribute to Mahatma Gandhi contained in a very nice building. Mainly just photo's of Gandhi with various people and dignitaries and a pedestal where his ashes rested. Well worth a visit though for the view of Kanyakumari. Great place to get some photo's.

Thank glenn1gc
Reviewed November 15, 2016

I visited this place after arriving from vivekanand memorial. There was nothing much . Also the place is not maintained properly and people use it for relaxing. I found many people taking in shade

Thank sachin g
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

This is the historic place; where asthi of Gandhiji was brought at Triveni Sangam.Divine feeling. Grt.

Thank Ramesh D
Reviewed November 5, 2016

The monument is dedicated to the only leader in India who is referred to as Mahatma, It does justice to him by referring to most important moments of his life and indiactes his views on various subjects. It is is open between 0700 hrs and...More

Thank Anand G
Reviewed November 3, 2016

This review is not only pertaining to Gandhi Memorial but overall all spots in and around it. Vivekanand rock memorial, triveni sangam, Thiruvalluvar statue are all close by. We visited kanyakumari in Nov. The entire place is full of garbage and stinks. There are uncontrolled...More

Thank pchaudhary1
Reviewed October 31, 2016

This is nothing other than a memorial for Gandhiji. people say the sunlight fall on Oct 2 but have never seen this. Nothing much to tour inside.

Thank Gopi n
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful built monument.but there is nothing much to see inside.we can have a beautiful view of sea from backside of mandapam.3 storied building.

1  Thank sahad P
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Visit it because you are there. There isnt anything much watching though but since it is on the beach itself, why miss?

Thank Jyotiprakash S
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The inside of the memorial is rather bare, except for some interesting historical photographs of Gandhi but since this is close to the jetty to the Vivekananda Rock Memorial, it's worth a quick visit.

Thank wlliew
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Gandhi memorial is a three storeyed structure built in the memory of our Father of Nation. The structure has a spot where Gandhi ji's ashes were kept. The rays of sun fall on the spot only on Gandhi Jayanti. The place has lot of pictures...More

Thank Rimjhim B
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svkrv
what time sun rays come in the Gandhi Mandapam on October 2nd?
September 20, 2016|
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Response from svkrv |
sorry, 1 second ago, when morning or amfternoon?
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