Friday, November 09, 2007

Gandhi memorial


gandhi memorial, originally uploaded by Wahj.

Spotted in a recent jaunt through Little India: a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. As far as I know, this memorial isn't mentioned in any history, tourist brochure, or any text about our City.

As many things aren't. There are unknown nooks and crannies where all sorts of things lie waiting with their histories and mysteries and stories. It's not often that I find something like this, but it's a joy when it happens - a little thrill of the unfamiliar that makes you feel like an explorer in your own hometown, and let's you see it with fresh eyes for a little while,

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