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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Cursing and desecration of Parliament tantamount to blaspheming the State of Pakistan', the chairperson, who is also a former Senator Razina Alam Khan, observed in a letter addressed to Chairman Senate and Speaker National Assembly, said a press release.
It is pertinent to mention that accused Mohammad Mansha had accused of desecration of Quranic pages some nine years before in Sadiqabad area of Bahwalnagar.
What other logicality lies behind the senseless and insensitive desecration of Holy Crosses, plaques and niches in Curchorem cemetery
Panaji (Goa) [India] July 15 ( ANI ): Director General of Police (DGP) of Goa Muktesh Chander on Saturday said that the recent cases of desecration of religious places in the state have been resolved.
As the leader of the Archdiocese of Cotabato, I condemn in the strongest terms possible the wicked desecration of the Catholic Chapel of Malagakit in the parish of Pigcawayan and most especially of the Sacred Hosts that were kept there for the Catholic faithful,' he said.
To us it is a great act of desecration, representing our Christian faith as it does.
Johnson, in which the high court ruled the state could not put broad criminal sanctions on flag desecration.
Two leading rabbis from the southern city of Ashdod have ruled that the rocket which exploded near the city on Tuesday evening was a message from God against the desecration of Shabbat in the local Big Fashion shopping center, and that the violation of the Jewish day of rest poses a security threat to the residents.
The bill, which now goes to the Senate, adds cemetery desecration to the list of crimes the U.
LAHORE -- A multi-party conference of the groups belonging to Sunni school of thought has announced a protest drive against desecration of shrines in Syria.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Culture Minister Seyed Mohammad Hosseini censured the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) for keeping mum about the desecration of Muslims' holy sites.
TUNIS (TAP) - Tunisia firmly condemns the Israeli belligerent and provocative recurrent behaviour in defiance of the rights of the Palestinian people and all the Muslim peoples, because of "the unprecedented serious Israeli desecration of the esplanade of Al Aqsa Mosque and attacks on Islamic holy sites.
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.