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5 Rupees, (1937)

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Front: George VI (1895-1952), King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the British dominions beyond the seas 1936-1952

Back: Fancy design

 

10 Rupees, (1969-70)
Commemorates Centennial Birth of M. K. Gandhi

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1 Rupee, 1972

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10 Rupees, (1985-90)

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20 Rupees, (1997)

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10 Rupees, (1996)

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Gandhi was a British-educated lawyer. He advocated peaceful passive resistance as a means to achieve Indian independence from British rule. He was assassinated by a Hindu radical in 1948.

Back: Ornamented rhinoceros and elephant heads behind tiger

 

20 Rupees, (2002)

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Coconut trees

 

100 Rupees, (1996)

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Himalaya mountains

 

100 Rupees, 2015

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Himalaya mountains

Courtesy veenshcollections

 

500 Rupees, 2015

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: "March to Dandi" (Gandhi and followers; sculpture in front of President's Palace, New Delhi)

Courtesy banknote museum

 

1000 Rupees, 2015

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Oil rig; Satellite; steel foundry (Indian Economy)

Courtesy noteshobby

 

50 Rupees, 2017

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Gandhi's eyeglasses; language panel; Motif of Hampi with Chariot

Courtesy rmrcoinss

 

200 Rupees, 2017

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Gandhi's eyeglasses; language panel; Motif of Sanchi Stupa

Courtesy rmrcoinss

 

500 Rupees, 2016

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Gandhi's eyeglasses; language panel; Red Fort in Delhi

Courtesy indisrarecoins

 

Red Fort

Red Fort

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2000 Rupees, 2016

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Front: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.

Back: Swachh Bharat logo (Gandhi's eyeglasses); language panel; Mangalyaan (Mars Orbiter Mission space probe

Courtesy tcx001

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India, a subcontinent jutting southward from the mainland of Asia, was part of British India. It attained independence in 1947. For a more detailed country profile, see CIA World Factbook on India.

 

 

 

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