Gandhi ji’s 3 monkeys originated in 17th century Japan: PM Modi in Kobe
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed members of Indian community in Japan’s Kobe, while visiting the nation for the G20 summit. While speaking on the historical relations between the two nations, PM Modi revealed that the three famed monkeys, used by Mahatma Gandhi to symbolise good behaviour, originated in 17th century Japan. He also laid out his government’s plans for next five years. PM Modi said that the faith reposed in him by the Indian electorate will help boost the nation’s standing on the global stage.