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


Knowing Americans they probably thought it was a missile strike

Author — MrWolfSnack


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


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

Author — NaderR


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


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


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


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


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


there is tear in my eye while remembring this

Author — Sabin lamichhane


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

Author — Authentic Max


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


I can't stop my tears while watching this

Author — Ravi Gyawali


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

Author — Notice MeSenpai


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


all old structure must be check by engineers/authority to prevent more disaster if calamity came..provide proper repair or any thing to improve the quality in regard to the strength of the building(in other hand  preserving it's history and others) for the safety of all (what ever is your belief is).  Hope and pray Nepal will recover immediately.

Author — Charlie Dio. Antiquina


Stay strong Nepal
We will rise again. ☺

Author — Tejila Bajracharya


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

Author — S Chandra


That has got to be the worst earthquakes on planet earth😦

Author — Resifina Seyara


The craftsmen in Nepal have accepted the challenge. They will bring them back .

Author — environ 1