May 18, 2022

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Canada’s Iconic Hotel Installs Sculpture Of Mahatma Gandhi Ahead Of India’s 75th Independence Day

With several months left for India’s 75th anniversary, Canada’s iconic ice hotel named ‘Hotel de Glace’ has already kicked off the festivities by inaugurating an ice sculpture of Mahatma Gandhi. The sculpture is reportedly seven feet tall and was made by Canadian ice artist Marc Lepire.

The sculpture was created and set up on Friday (March 12) just outside the Hotel de Glace which is located near Quebec City, the capital of the province of Quebec. A number of pictures of the ice sculpture has been shared by the official Twitter handle of Indian Consulate at Toronto with the caption, “Launching #AzadiKaAmritMahotsav, to mark 75 years of India’s Independence, with an ice sculpture of Mahatma Gandhi in the iconic ice hotel.”

As per a HT report, Lepire is a prominent ice sculptor in Quebec City.