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"There is an ancient legend that once a red man returned from the banks of the Lost Sea of Korus, returned from the Valley Dor, back through the mysterious River Iss, and the legend has it that he narrated a fearful blasphemy of horrid brutes that inhabited a valley of wondrous loveliness, brutes that pounced upon each Barsoomian as he terminated his pilgrimage and devoured him upon the banks of the Lost Sea where he had looked to find love and peace and happiness; but the ancients killed the blasphemer, as tradition has ordained that any shall be killed who return from the bosom of the River of Mystery.
How many times must I kill you--you blasphemer! Satan sends you here.
On the contrary, I shall have great pleasure in sending it to perdition to punish its Maker,' exclaimed the blasphemer.
"Hush, don't laugh, blasphemer! You don't understand, you don't understand!
The government is guilty of conspiring to alter the blasphemy law, setting blasphemers free and playing to Western tunes,'.
He said that the western world had always been giving VIP treatment to the blasphemers while unfortunately, the rulers of the Muslim world, instead of safeguarding the sanctity of the Holy Prophet, tried to protect the blasphemers to earn the goodwill of the west.
It should not be forgotten that the Ghazi Ilam Din Shaheed case played a role in building support for the creation of Pakistan, as it made Muslims feel the need for a state of their own, one where blasphemers would be punished by the state, not by private individuals.
KARACHI: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Amir Senator Sirajul Haq has warned that his party would launch a countrywide protest campaign against the blasphemers of Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him).
KARACHI -- Jamaat e Islami (JI) Amir Senator Sirajul Haq has warned that his party would launch a countrywide protest campaign against the blasphemers of Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him).
Justice Siddiqui had directed the Director of FIA and IG Islamabad to exercise extreme precaution while identifying blasphemers. "Falsely accusing someone of blasphemy is an offence as serious as blasphemy itself," he had remarked.
The expert further stated that the movement led by Rizvi was so harsh that it convinced people to execute blasphemers.
However, self-appointed guardians of faith deal with the pursuit, capture and lynching of blasphemers, which tyrannises society.