Jul 30, 2022
In Music Forum
Do interviews or record with a pen, and I couldn't even think in my head... During his burning process, he didn't twitch a single muscle. , did not utter a single cry, and he himself was surprisingly calm, in stark contrast to the wailing crowd around him. Thích_Quảng_Đức_self-immolation Associated Press reporter Malcolm Browne captured the moment when Shi Guangde set himself on fire In fact, the day before this martyrdom ceremony, some Buddhists had announced to the outside world that "something very important will happen" in this place, but not many people paid attention to it, and only a few reporters attended the scene the next day. There are several photos from different telemarketing list angles on the scene to record this scene, but in the one taken by Associated Press reporter Malcolm Browne, Shi Guangde's eyes are closed, his expression is serene and determined, the right half of his body is still in good condition, but the left half of his body has been damaged. Fire consumes. This photo appeared on various media pages and became the most shocking representative impression of this incident to the world. The then U.S. President Kennedy was surprised when he saw the news photos, and later said that "there has never been a photo in history that has excited the world like this." Shi Guangde's last words say. Before I close my eyes to see the Buddha, I implore President Goh to treat the people with compassion and fulfill the promise of religious equality, so as to maintain the national strength for a long time. I have called on people of all religions and Buddhists to sacrifice when necessary to protect Buddhism. However, it backfired. In a speech that night, President Dinh Diem said he would reconsider negotiating with Buddhists' demands, but also said the incident was caused by "extremists". Trần Lệ Xuân, wife of the president’s younger brother Ngô Ðình Nhu, even added fuel to the fire by publicly saying that she would clap hands at seeing another monk barbecue show (…clap hands at seeing another monk barbecue show) ); Wu Ting Rui also jokingly said, "