Dec.6 - Children light candles and say prayers to honor former South African President. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
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Across India, children in school lit candles and chanted prayers in honor of former South African President Nelson Mandela.
The anti-apartheid icon is highly revered in India as a symbol of courage and tolerance and for adopting methods of non-violence and peace similar to that espoused by Mahatma Gandhi.
The former South African President was one of the three people of non-Indian origin and the second non-citizen to be awarded the country's highest civilian honor in 1990.
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