Shaheed-E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum
Shaheed-E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum is dedicated to the great revolutionaries of the state of Punjab. These martyrs of Punjab laid down their lives to liberate India from the clutches of British rule. The museum is located at Khatkar Kalan, which is nearly 55 km from Jalandhar, on Nawanshahar-Banga road. In front of the museum there is a huge bronze statue of the great revolutionary Sardar Bhagat Singh, which reminds us of his great contributions.
On the 50th martyrdom anniversary of Sardar Bhagat Singh, the great revolutionary of the freedom movement, the Shaheed-E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum was inaugurated. The museum exhibits some of the important possessions of the martyrs like Sardar Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev. The exhibits of the museum makes alive their love and dedication for their motherland. The half burnt ashes of these revolutionary martyrs are preserved in the museum to pay homage. The sand soaked with their blood and even the newspaper stained with their blood in which the ashes of the martyrs were wrapped are conserved and exhibited in the museum.
Kartar Singh Sarabha was sentenced to death after the Judgement of Lahore Conspiracy Case and a page of this judgment including the notes of Sardar Bhagat Singh is also exhibited in the museum. During his stay in the jail Sardar Bhagat Singh was given a copy of holy Gita, which has his signatures including some of his other personal things are also exhibited in Shaheed-E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum.
Last Updated on 17th Dec 2012