Nepal earthquake: Video shows terrified tourists as the temple collapses - BBC News

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Nepal earthquake: Video shows terrified tourists as the temple collapses - BBC News 4.5
Amateur video has emerged of the moment ancient temples in the Nepalese town of Bhaktapur were destroyed by an earthquake.


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To the Christians in the comments, please act like a Christian. Instead of being happy for the destruction of the temple, feel despaired. As a Christian, It is a shame that people are talking like this. It's mainly the reason why we get made fun of. This crisis is not something we should be happy about. Act of God? Really now though?

Author — αnniekiin

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lol @ Christians who think it's good that the temples got destroyed by an 'act of God'. I'm an atheist and I think it's a shame :/

Author — tkellaway

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Knowing Americans they probably thought it was a missile strike

Author — MrWolfSnack

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Wow... their first thought would be that it's the apocalypse...

Author — NaderR

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I thought the temple held up pretty well. They'll fix it in no time. Too bad about the 34000 dead people, though.

Author — MilTacticsandStuff

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Nepal please strong and steadfast. In North America we are collecting various resources to send asap. Collections are being made from Masjids, churches and temples. God willing we rebuild your homes, Masjids, churches, and temples.

This is a clear reminder to us in the West that this can happen here as well anytime.

Author — Sajad Omar Mohammad

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Oh Boy
I only saw collapsing buildings in Movies but seeing a real Video of a collapsing Building is very crazy

Author — Cxld KEiTH QuinCy

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Rest in Peace to all those young and old who passed away.

Author — Authentic Max

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Bhaktapur is such a beautiful place, it was one of my favourite places in Nepal.  So much ancient history that is just blended with the town, not roped off or anything.  Sad.

Author — CrStrifey

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there is tear in my eye while remembring this

Author — Sabin lamichhane

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That guy at 0:08 be walking like me after too many alcoholic beverages.

Author — T mult

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First Kedarnath and Now Nepal disaster but there only Temple not damaged a bit it's really miracle by our Hindu God Shiva!

Author — Gaurav Dubey

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Stay strong Nepal
We will rise again. ☺

Author — Tejila Bajracharya

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earthquakes are really confusing. this earthquake is much slower than the ones in my city, but killed so many more people. i guess it has something to do with resonance frequency of buildings or something. the ground acceleration in Christchurch must be so fast that the buildings keep relatively still, whereas Japan and Nepal have ones that sway the buildings into collapse.

Author — PaJeezy

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I can't stop my tears while watching this

Author — Ravi Gyawali

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A Book The Demons sermon on the Martial Arts - And that's how this Pulp Fiction starts - Its a Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez script -Also rumored to be David Mamet's Tales from the Crypt - Talk about special effects - The Hero becomes more powerful as the opposition gets more vex -Then enter the scene a Masonic Fox - (The Himalayas are a mountain range that rocks)-Together with Stephen Persaud and his Taoist Kung Fu - For visuals like these ( Hollywood ) you’ll need the I.L.M crew !

Author — brahmin21

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Can someone please upload more videos of the event, specially between 0:04 to 0:07???

Author — S Chandra

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Nepal's authorities are clearly fabricating the number of people killed and injured by the earthquake. The numbers officially stated to the world, does not include any reports from hundreds of isolated villages in remote valleys and mountainsides, where the earthquake also caused devastating landslides.
In Sindhupalchowk village alone, 5-6 thousand were killed. "Our village hasn't received even a single biscuit", wrote Shasank a resident of Sindhupalchowk, in his heartbreaking appeal as he described the situation there.
What blows my mind is that Gorkha village received their first supply of food today, after 5 days, yet journalists were able to access those places days before trained rescue teams arrived. (Photo posted: the villagers apparently rushed towards the photographer thinking they were the rescue team)
Meanwhile, Nepal's government has been refusing and returning help from a growing number of countries. Currently, the Tribhuvan International Airport is partly shutdown due to the huge amount of relief and rescue material sitting there. Numerous trained relief workers are leaving the country due to untold restrictions and interference from authorities. Non-registered NGO's bringing supplies for the victims are taxed 14% or asked to surrender them to the govt storeroom.
Nepal has been hit hard by a natural calamity but political mismanagement is destroying and ruining whats left of her. Nepal will most definitely rise and recover from this tragedy but she needs good governance and a responsible, transparent and non-corrupt government, led by people with a vision, foresight and wisdom. 
Today is to mourn, but tomorrow is to fight for a new and stronger Nepal.
                                                              FB- Jigme Ugen.

Author — numberstones end

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At that time I was playing Pokemon and using earthquake😧😧

Author — Notice MeSenpai

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SUPERB! YOU ALL SHALL SERVE THE MOST HIGH GOD. EVERY KNEE SHALL BOW AND EVERY TONGUE SHALL CONFESS.

Author — LAMBYAH