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Goat Sacrifice Fight Spurs Fatal Stampede in India


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, sacrificed, humans, stampede, slaughter )

Cher
- 1436 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
An argument over sacrificing goats during a Hindu festival triggered a stampede that killed 10 people Sunday in a packed temple in northern India, officials said.



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Comments

Carol H. (229)
Sunday October 17, 2010, 5:43 pm
what a stupid thing it is to sacrifice an animal. noted, thanks Cher
 

Kim O. (399)
Sunday October 17, 2010, 5:45 pm
30,000???!!!! What a horrendous waste!! Poor goats :*( !!!!
 

Lars Pardo (68)
Sunday October 17, 2010, 5:46 pm

in their rush to kill their animals, they ended up killing themselves ?

if it wasn't for the fact that 30 000 goats were killed,
all i can say is 'hahahahahaha'
 

pam w. (191)
Sunday October 17, 2010, 6:01 pm
Durga must be SO VERY HAPPY!
 

Elvira S. (82)
Sunday October 17, 2010, 6:04 pm
I wonder how many goats died in the scuffle, or did they get sacrificed later? Anyway, it aliens or God would watch from afar, they/he/she, would be disgusted. So far for humanity. Most relines serve the purpose to govern or control people and have nothing to do with love & compassion.
 

Elvira S. (82)
Sunday October 17, 2010, 6:06 pm
Gee, someone look at my atrocious spelling. I meant "if aliens"... and "most religions"....Sorry.
 

gail dair (0)
Monday October 18, 2010, 12:33 am
noted ty
 

Darlene W. (68)
Monday October 18, 2010, 1:54 am
noted, thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Monday October 18, 2010, 6:54 am
Noted without any sorrow for the people. I had tried to leave a comment on Yahoo on how it is time that people stop hiding behind their "religious customs" in condoning their sadistic animal rituals, but of course, they wouldn't print it. Like any real God would be appeased by actions of cruelty and suffering against his or her creations!
 

Charmaine C. (177)
Monday October 18, 2010, 10:23 am
Absolutely Andrea! I concur!

The moral of the story is: DON'T sacrifice animals!

What hope?? Sadness envelopes our planet's heart like the darkest hour of the night shows no light!
 

Jules B. (91)
Monday October 18, 2010, 12:01 pm
Noted, why don't these people understand that God or their "whoever" doesn't want the blood of any animal as a sacrifice. In their stupidity they sacrificed both human & animal...what a waste!
 

Susan S. (191)
Monday October 18, 2010, 12:13 pm
This is horrendous. It is one reason why I never liked to read the Old Testament - too many animal sacrifices.
 
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