Queen Margrethe unveiled a statue at Memorial Park in Aarhus

On August 31, 2019, Queen Margrethe II of Denmark unveiled a statue of Bernhard Arp Sindberg at Memorial Park in Aarhus. Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or Shining Buddha. He is known for his heroism during the Nanjing massacre of 1937-38. During that massacre, Sindberg saved thousands of Chinese people by providing them protection in a factory site. At that time, Sindberg, together with a German engineer, set up a small hospital for Chinese refugees, it is estimated that Bernhard Sindberg saved at least 6,000 people's lives during the massacre.
Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or the Shining Buddha
Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or the Shining Buddha
Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or the Shining Buddha
Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or the Shining Buddha
Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or the Shining Buddha
Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or the Shining Buddha
Bernhard Arp Sindberg is from Aarhus and also known as Mr. Xin or the Shining Buddha

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  1. A very young 75 year old Queen. Q Margrethe looks lovely and happy.

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    1. The Queen is 79 years old (or young).
      - Sirpa

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  2. I love the Queen's dress and her hat. They are perfect for late summer and look very comfortable. She seems very happy to be at the event.

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