Was Crocodile stronger at Marineford? Or was he holding back in Alabasta?

 During the Alabasta arc, Crocodile displayed a level of power that was initially considered overwhelming by the Straw Hat Pirates. He possessed the Logia-type Devil Fruit called the Suna Suna no Mi (Sand-Sand Fruit), which granted him the ability to control and transform into sand. He had a reputation as a Shichibukai and controlled the desert kingdom of Alabasta from the shadows. His strength was showcased through his battles with Luffy and others. At Marineford, Crocodile was present as part of the war that took place at Marine Headquarters. While he did participate in the battle, he didn't display the same level of dominance as some other powerful characters present. This has led fans to speculate that he might not have been as strong as initially portrayed in Alabasta. It's important to note that power scaling and character abilities can be subject to interpretation and development by the author. Oda often keeps details deliberately open-ended to keep the story intriguing.

After feeding thousands in Australia, Now they want to help in India

SBS Language | Indian family makes curry, roti and mango lassi for  firefighters and emergency service personnel


Radhika Bharadwaj, 14, and her sister Krishnapriya, 10, have had a bustling run. They cooked for and took care of 13,000 firemen and influenced families by the Australian bushfires of 2019. At the point when Covid-19 broke out, they contacted the destitute and the poor with 9,000 home-prepared dinners — they keep on doing so consistently. Furthermore, presently, having found out about the second wave's assault in India, they are attempting to raise $100,000 to help, of which they have effectively assembled $24,000 and requested oxygen concentrators for India. 

"We have consistently cooked for the penniless. With the Covid emergency, we needed to raise reserves. It's the manner by which we can help from distant Australia," said Radhika. "We have family in New Delhi and Haryana, and we catch wind of the difficult circumstance there. Individuals are kicking the bucket and need assistance with oxygen, beds and food. We are attempting to contribute." 


They set up their pledge drive on 'My Cause' toward the beginning of May. The cash will be utilized to purchase oxygen concentrators, oxygen chambers, stream meters, extra medical services supplies and nutritious dinners for the destitute. "We have effectively requested five oxygen concentrators from China. Two concentrators are en route to a palliative consideration office in Kerala and three are being used in Noida, Gurgaon and Delhi, because of the cause Distress Management Collective of India," said Nitin Pullat, a family companion who has been assisting them with the pledge drive. 

Some portion of the cash will likewise be utilized to give 1,500 suppers at Wada and Palghar in Maharashtra through the cause Govardhan Annakshetra, and in Sonipat. "The young ladies target raising $100,000, which implies we ought to have the option to assist with substantially more," Pullat added. 


The 2019 summer everything began, Radhika and Krishnapriya said they were planning for their family excursion to India, a yearly custom they had consistently been amped up for. With information on the bushfires bursting, Radhika, then, at that point 12, and Krishnapriya, then, at that point 8, had a surprising solicitation for their folks. They would not like to go on the outing and, all things considered, stay back and help the firemen and influenced families. Their folks concurred. After feeding thousands in Australia, they want to help in India - Times of  India


The sisters' advantage in cooking had started early — Radhika's at five and Krishnapriya's at eight. The suppers they cook are veggie lover — pulao, rajma chawal, pasta, 'margarine chicken' (with soy for the chicken and sunflower oil for the spread). "Vegetarian dinners are nutritious. During the bushfires, we served veggie lover spread chicken to a military unit for seven days (during the bushfires) and they couldn't differentiate. They cherished it," said Radhika. 

At the point when it seemed like one calamity was behind them, the pandemic struck. "We got back in the city," said Krishnapriya. Consistently, the family prepares 25-50 suppers for the nearby destitute. They likewise invest some energy to distinguish others who may require their assistance. During their last school break, for example, they understood attendants at a clinical focus close by had been working eagerly. "They had not had a solitary break. We went down there as a family with new home-prepared food. The next day, our online media was overwhelmed with posts expressing gratitude toward us," said their dad Sid, 45, a business person. 


Sid and Divya, his better half, a yoga and contemplation mentor, moved to Australia in 2000. They reserve their girls' drive all alone. On Australia Day this year, January 26, the young ladies' commitment to the local area was perceived as Young Citizen of the Year for Toowoomba. 

A pleased dad, Sid said, "We put stock in 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam', the world is our family. The young ladies know about their obligation to others during a period of emergency. In this way, we are eager to assist them sustain their energy."