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A Christian Science perspective: A resident of South Africa reflects on Nelson Mandela's leadership and his legacy of freedom.
South Africa's Nelson Mandela, a father to a nation and a 'brother' to many, was buried today in Qunu.
Nelson Mandela was buried Sunday, in a private burial attended by the Mandela family. The burial and the funeral were held in Qunu, a rural village in eastern South Africa where Mandela spent his childhood.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu said he did not receive an invitation or accreditation for Nelson Mandela's funeral. Tutu said he will not attend the service for his friend and fellow anti-apartheid hero.