'Superhero' tribute to Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi has received a unique tribute from an online site. Touchtalent.com has come up with an exclusive range of paintings that depict Gandhi as a superhero, ahead of his birth anniversary Thursday.

IANS| Last Updated: Oct 01, 2014, 19:45 PM IST

New Delhi: Mahatma Gandhi has received a unique tribute from an online site. Touchtalent.com has come up with an exclusive range of paintings that depict Gandhi as a superhero, ahead of his birth anniversary Thursday.

The site is showcasing a series of five paintings created by artist Ankur Chaudhary as a tribute to Gandhi, said a statement.

The artist doesn't intend to sell the pieces, he wants to use his creativity to connect with events, history and occasion and project them in a new manner.

Each piece has been given a title - Iron Mohan, The First Avenger, Thor - Hammer of the court and Mahahulkma Gandhi.

Ankit Prasad, CEO, Touchtalent.com says he is "delighted" to pay our tribute to Gandhi in a unique manner.

"We are proud to reward our remembrance to the Father of our Nation, in a very distinguished manner unlike others. And we welcome more artists with more fresh and creative ideas," he said.