Gokul Sreedhar's post is a step towards breaking the taboo surrounding remarriage.
New Delhi: Wishing his mother a ''happy married life'', an engineer from Kerala is winning hearts of netizens. Gokul Sreedhar's post is a step towards breaking the taboo surrounding remarriage and soon the facebook message went viral.
Sharing the picture of his mother, Sreedhar recalled the abusive marriage of his mother and wrote: "Once I saw her with blood dripping from her forehead after being assaulted. I asked her why she endured it. I remember what Amma told me then: that she was living for me and she was ready to endure more."
Sreedhar then spoke about the time he and his mother left their house.
"When I left that house holding my mother's hand, I decided that I would make her remarriage happen. My mother, who gave up her youth for me, has many dreams to achieve and heights to conquer. I have nothing more to say. I just didn't want to keep this a secret," he wrote, concluding his post with a simple yet poignant: "Happy married life, mother."
Till now, the post has garnered over 31,000 'likes' and more than 3,000 'shares'