desecration


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Synonyms for desecration

Synonyms for desecration

an act of disrespect or impiety toward something regarded as sacred

Synonyms for desecration

blasphemous behavior

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Srinagar -- In occupied Kashmir, Sikh protesters shouted pro-Pakistan slogans during a protest against the desecration of Guru Granth Sahib, the holy scripture of Sikh religion, at Baramulla in north Kashmir.
Under the slightly revised law, those found guilty of flag desecration in Texas would still be charged with a Class A misdemeanor.
Rabbinic Organizations and famous institutions -- including the Central Rabbinical Congress of USA and Canada - contacted the Lithuanian authorities to halt the desecration of this holy site, in accordance with the ruling of the country's leading Rabbi.
On report of any desecration of the holy places and books any religion, the committee should immediately conduct the inquiry to ascertain the real facts of desecration reports and interact for defusing the tensions.
aWe express our deep indignation at the desecration of the monument to Soviet warriors-liberators in Lozenets district in Sofia on the night of August 17,a the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement released Wednesday.
The bill, which now goes to the Senate, adds cemetery desecration to the list of crimes the U.
NOUAKCHOTT - Hundreds of residents took to the streets in the Mauritanian capital Nouakchott to protest in the early hours of Monday against the desecration of the Koran, an journalist witnessed.
The Nusra Front, affiliated to the Al-Qaeda terrorist organization, took up the responsibility for the desecration of Uday's grave.
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.
Ayatollah Khamenei condemns desecration of sahaba's tomb in Syria
NNA - Hizbullah challenged the Syrian opposition, to safeguard holy sites from desecration.
Imran Ali, whose father's grave was also demolished, said: "The chief justice is seen to take suo motu notices of the most trivial issues, then why the silence on the desecration of our graves?
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.
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.