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Tuesday, September 06, 2011

Gandhi Topi !!


I am sure the  head gear / head wear / cap above needs no introduction. It is the all-famous Gandhi Topi or the Gandian Cap or any other version of the cap name with the Gandhi name attached it.
I have often wondered 'why so'? And I have wondered so because in the countless images, sketches, photos of Mahatma Gandhi … I have never seen him wearing this 'Gandhi Topi' !!
Strange …

2 comments:

  1. at times it was called as Nehru Topi (that's what I recollect from my childhood days) ... not sure from where it picked up the name Gandhi topi ... i think, association of any struggle with country's sovereignty aligns with freedom struggle ... and the top most name is none other than Bapu's ...

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  2. think it's the Nehru Topi as chaos mentioned...

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