Nairobi Buildings With Swastika Design Viewed Through Google Maps

Posted In Web - By Tech Mtaa On Friday, June 24th, 2011 With 9 Comments

We have just been travelling throughout Nairobi using Google maps and one of the most prominent landmark buildings we came across are some buildings right inside Kenyatta National Hospital. The buildings have the German Swastika designs when viewed through the Google satellite photos.

It would be interesting to learn more about the history of the buildings. We think that they are the nurses quarters but we might be wrong. The buildings are right opposite Kemri University of Oxford Wellcome Trust Collaborative Programme offices.

Though the Swastika has remained the symbol of religion in Hinduism, Budhism and Jainism, its use by the Nazi Party in Germany is controversial and evokes bitter memory among the Jews.

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  • The ”swastika’ sign has not “remained”a symbol for hinduism etc. It was there ever since and it was Hitler’s fascination with some of the stories in Indian mythology that link to their alien ancestry that led the Nazi party adopt it as their sign as well. Interesting observation on the map though 🙂

    • Mutinda

      This brings to mind the revelations by Githii about Parliament buildings
      in Kenya and all the signs there. Just watch, for example the Chair the
      Speaker sits on and you will see images of snakes (cobras) about to
      strike. This Swastika thing in in the KNH cannot be accidental.

      Today,
      the Swastika (svastika) is primarily known as a
      symbol of racism, persecution, anti-Semitism, and death itself. The Swastika is
      also associated with esoteric tantric practices. The Theosophical Society uses
      it on their logo.
       

  • The ”swastika’ sign has not “remained”a symbol for hinduism etc. It was there ever since and it was Hitler’s fascination with some of the stories in Indian mythology that link to their alien ancestry that led the Nazi party adopt it as their sign as well. Interesting observation on the map though 🙂

  • MsemaKweli

    Interesting observation… but one that can only be done by some1 with lots of free time in his/her hands.

    • So when Mars Group shows you the 200 Billion shillings error in the budget they have more time in their hand? That is our work, to look at the tech side off things ordinary eyes would ignore.

    • So when Mars Group shows you the 200 Billion shillings error in the budget they have more time in their hand? That is our work, to look at the tech side off things ordinary eyes would ignore.

  • Eddge

    the symbol is actually an ancient hindu religous sign that was taken and abused by the NAzis

  • Interesting observation 

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