Tears of a helpless and wailing mother losing her son to the war as she cries her heart out.
Battered and bruised,
the wife expresses pride and sadness as her brave husband sacrifice his life in the war,
so that the whole country sleep peacefully at night.
The soldier, limping his way, as he braves the storm and climb the uphill task to put the flag of his country on top.
The Indian tri-color fluttering high in the sky as the nation bow to it.
Suffering gun shots piercing the heart, the mighty soldier sacrifices his soul for the nation.
Lest we forget!
The indomitable spirit of our war soldiers, braving excruciating heat and surviving on morsels, drop of water, to fight for their land.
A nation that sleep well at night, knowing their guardian angels is standing like a rock at the border to protect their lives.
how often we think of them and their sacrifice for the nation?
We remember them once in a year!
Yet, their valiance and patriotism are sung by their country folks.
Our forgotten heroes!
How we make their spouses and children from pillar from post to claim their rights!
Lest we forget!
Taking a bullet and fighting for the country like roaring tigers.
A moment of pride for the nation as their bodies lay cold in the war zone and their sacrifice remain etched in our memories.
Our Kargil heroes!
Yes, we remember their sacrifice for the nation.
Today is Vijay Diwas and we celebrate our Indian soldiers.
This poem is a small tribute to our martyr, our soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the Kargil War. Today, July 26 salutes our Kargil war heroes on 15th Vijay Diwas (Victory Day)