Pakistanis Create A Human Mosque For Christchurch

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Pakistanis Create A Human Mosque To Remember Christchurch Martyrs

More than 20,000 Pakistanis gathered in Shor Kot to create a human mosque to promote peace and remember the Christchurch martyrs.

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The participants created a mosque which was the exact replica of the Al-Noor mosque of Christchurch to show their solidarity with martyrs. They also recited Durood Shareef to pay their respects to our beloved Prophet (P.B.U.H). A Muslim Institute at Hazrat Sultan Bahu R.A Darbar took the initiative to promote the message of peace.

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These 20,000 helped deliver a positive image of Pakistan around the world and sent a message to the whole world saying Islam is a Peaceful religion and the extremists are not part of the religion.

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The Christchurch mosque shootings were two consecutive terrorist shooting attacks at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, during Friday Prayer on 15 March 2019.[6]The attacks began at the Al Noor Mosque in the suburb of Riccarton at 1:40 pm and continued at the Linwood Islamic Centre at about 1:55 pm.[7][8][9][10] The gunman live-streamed the first attack on Facebook Live.[11]

The attacks killed 51 people[12][13] and injured 49.[3] Brenton Tarrant, a 28-year-old Australian man, described in media reports as a white supremacist and part of the alt-right, was arrested and initially charged with one murder.[14][15][16][17] Tarrant was later charged with 51 murders, 40 attempted murders, and engaging in a terrorist act; he pleaded not guilty to all charges, with the trial expected to start in May 2020.[18] The attacks have been linked to an increase in white supremacism and alt-right extremism globally[19][20] observed since about 2015.[21][22] Politicians and world leaders condemned the attacks,[23] and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described it as “one of New Zealand’s darkest days”.[24] The government established a royal commission of inquiry into its security agencies in the wake of the attacks, which are the deadliest mass shootings in modern New Zealand history

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