The monument was inaugurated on 20th of October 2020. It was donated by the Republic of India Consulate in celebration of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
It is located at the city garden next to Varna city art gallery - Boris Georgiev. The patron of the gallery himself painted a portrait of Gandhi. Gandhi allowed only him to paint him.
There is an inscription on the monument commemorating one of the messages pf the great humanist - "There is no road towards peace; peace is the road".