My old Sikh student and now a Facebook friend, Inderjit Singh recently visited the Gurdwara Rakabganj Sahib Complex near the Indian Parliament and got sentimental on seeing the 'Wall of Truth'– the landscaped memorial for 3,ooo victims of 1984 Sikh riots.
great monument developed in Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib. The monument
is dedicated to the martyrs of 1984 massacre. Two monuments of the
world I visited recently where my family felt praying for the
innocent souls left us for no fault of their. One was WTC Zero Level
in New York and other is the Wall of Truth," he wrote in his
about the positive aspect of the memorial, he adds in the post, "This
is history of the black spot of our society, we must visit to feel
the agony country's innocent faced. Positive thing is that it (the
memorial) has included the names of the sacrificers – those laid
their lives to save the innocent. Cruelty, sacrification, injustice,
helpness, agony, loss, fear and darkness is at one place! My prayers
are not to happen again at any part of world."
is true that the Wall of Truth gives the message of humanity,
justice, universal brotherhood and compassion.
is after 32 years of the sad incident that 'The Wall of Truth'
memorial in Delhi for 1984 Sikh riots victims finally got completed
earlier this year. The memorial also includes the main and pertinent
observations of different panels which were set up by the government
to probe the riots.
memorial has names of around 3,000 people killed in different states
and has the names of the Hindus, Muslims and Christians, who had lost
lives and property through their brave acts while saving their Sikh
neighbours. Moreover, long laser beams rise from a pool that
symbolise the heavenward journey of the departed souls.
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