A video of Dubai's Burj Khalifa lit with vibrant colours and pictures of Mahatma Gandhi along with India’s national flag using cutting-edge projection and laser technology left many transfixed and spellbound.
The skyscraper commemorated the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi, known as “Father of Nation”; his birthday was celebrated across the globe to commemorate his legacy, leading the country’s independence movement through non-violent means.
بطريقة لطيفة ، يمكنك هز العالم-غاندي. نضيء #برج_خليفة إحياءًا لذكرى المهاتما غاندي في ذكرى ميلاده المائة والخمسين— Burj Khalifa (@BurjKhalifa) October 2, 2019
In a gentle way, you can shake the world.- Gandhi. #BurjKhalifa lighting up in memory of Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary pic.twitter.com/JJFRiXv9pH
Events were also organised in many other parts of the world, including Mauritius, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Myanmar, Switzerland and other countries besides India.