desecration


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an act of disrespect or impiety toward something regarded as sacred

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blasphemous behavior

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While the firm refusal to hand over the 'mystery' of desecration and vandalization of religious symbols and places that has been rocking the state for the past two weeks to the CBI no doubt strongly established the government's faith in its police, it is the claim of having made a breakthrough in this case by arresting a Christian man and pinning on him all such 'unholy acts' committed in the course of the last fifteen years that is a bit too difficult to digest.
Earlier, in wake of desecration of religious symbols and Temples in South-Goa, state Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said specific attempts are being made to create tension in the region.
Such acts are similar to the desecration of a mosque and the sacred Qur'an by non-Muslims.
They must wake up, observe Shabbat even more and do whatever they can to overcome the desecrations of Shabbat, God forbid, which threaten the city residents' security.
The Nusra Front, affiliated to the Al-Qaeda terrorist organization, took up the responsibility for the desecration of Oday's grave.
Tunisia, the Foreign Ministry underlines in a statement released public on Friday, "calls on the international, Islamic and Arab organisations to act to protect the Al-Quds city of desecration, whose sacred Islamic and Christian sites are target of the occupier, as well as the Israeli plans aimed to put under control and change its religious monuments, in such a manner as to undermine the foundations of the final settlement of the Palestinian cause.
NNA - Hizbullah challenged the Syrian opposition, to safeguard holy sites from desecration.
The rally came on the heels of news about the desecration of the memorial in honor of the 15 Bulgarian tourists who drowned in the Ohrid Lake on September 5, 2009.
Hyderabad Hyderabad city police have arrested four people in connection with the desecration of a temple that led to communal riots in the Old City earlier this month.
LASHKARGAH (PAN): The Taliban Quetta Shura in Pakistan is planning the desecration of the Quran in southern Helmand province and blame it on Afghan forces, the governor's house alleged on Tuesday.
The Assembly said, "We witnessed in the last days frequent violations, burning and desecration of holy places, and things are not limited anymore to a certain area, but were extended to Galilee and Jaffa.
I AM sure that we are all appalled at the disgraceful and mindless desecration of the Thimblemill Cemetery in Smethwick, as reported in the Mail.
Summary: BEIRUT: Grand Mufti Sheikh Mohammad Rashid Qabbani condemned Sunday the desecration of a Muslim historical cemetery in Downtown Beirut after the Directorate Antiquities at the Tourism Ministry kicked off digging operations at the site without informing Dar al-Fatwa.
Kapur, the equivalent of a governor in the United States, said, "We appeal to the people not to heed unverified reports about the alleged desecration of the Holy Qoran, which have only been aired by PressTV and no other television news channel in the world.
Summary: NEW DELHI: Prominent leaders of India's large Muslim community have vehemently and unequivocally condemned the desecration of churches in Punjab and Kashmir.