The pope's visit to India The Boston Globe
INDIA - Pope John Paul II listened to the Indian national anthem during the official welcoming ceremony at the presidential mansion in New Delhi, India, on Nov. 6, 1999. John Paul was welcomed by government leaders eager to play down tensions between Christians and majority Hindus.
INDIA - Pope John Paul II listened to the Indian national anthem during the official welcoming ceremony at the presidential mansion in New Delhi, India, on Nov. 6, 1999. John Paul was welcomed by government leaders eager to play down tensions between Christians and majority Hindus. (AP Photo)