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The Assassins of Indira Gandhi

Discussion in 'Hard Talk' started by Quantonium, Apr 15, 2010.

  1. Quantonium

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    Hello friends!

    I have been wondering about a thing. I've read a little about the massacre in 1984, and was wondering, what was the general view on the assassins of Indira Gandhi? Did sikhs mean it was a right thing to do, or did they mean it was wrong? I'm sure there were many different opinions though..

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    Killing of an unarmed person, that too by the persons who were assigned to protect, would never have been approved by Guru Gobind Singh ji or any of our Gurus whatever might have been the provocation or motivation.

    But that in no way justifies the organised massacre of innocent, poor and defenseless Sikhs. I had been to the resettlement colonies which were targetted and I was surprised to find the images of Hindu Gods both on paper and cement
    were also scattered among the ruins. That means the Sikhs who worked mostly as artisans like carpenters, bricklayers, blacksmitths etc, worshipped Hindu gods also and yet they were the people who sufferred the most.

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  4. Quantonium

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    Ah, I see. Indeed hate never ends with hate.

    It's truly such a sad thing that happened.. Thank you for answering the question.

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