Beijing 2014 - through-my-eyes
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The Monument to Peoples Heroes in Tiananmen Square. The Monument is a square building composed of three parts; the body, the Buddhist-style base, and the pedestal. The epigraph on the south side inscribed by Zhou Enlai is as follows:
Eternal glory to the heroes of the people who laid down their lives in the people's war of liberation and the people's revolution in the past three years! [1946-1949]
Eternal glory to the heroes of the people who laid down their lives in the people's war of liberation and the people's revolution in the past thirty years! [1919-1949]
Eternal glory to the heroes of the people who from 1840 laid down their lives in many struggles against domestic and foreign enemies for national independence, freedom and the well-being of the people!