As New Zealand reels in the outcome of 2 terror assaults outside mosques that took approximately 40 lives on 15th March, the Sikh community in the region have met up to help their Muslim brethren through these intense occasions.
According to a report from NZ Herald, numerous individuals from the community assembled at the Takanini temple recently to offer sympathies to the families who have been influenced by the assault.
In light of the occasions, the Sikh community representative Daljit Singh stated:
The Sikh community stands strongly and firmly with the Muslims because this act of terrorism happened in a place of worship, and we will spare no effort in supporting them.
Furthermore, the Young Sikh Professionals Network NZ likewise composed a post on their Facebook page, where they referenced that they asked the network to offer help to the families.
Previously, a segment of the network had discharged a roundabout on Facebook, rattling off things they required the ‘Sewa’ for.
And naturally, individuals on Twitter are praising these endeavors by the Sikhs in these extreme occasions for the country.
The New Zealand Sikh Community's response to the Christchurch massacre is moving me to tears. pic.twitter.com/Y59HQYAanP
— Simran Jeet Singh (@SikhProf) March 15, 2019
After the #NewZealandShooting, the Sikh community of NZ are washing bodies, transporting families & bodies to the cemetery, digging graves & organising & distributing Langar (free food) to the people attending funerals. This is what it means to be a Sikh! #prayforchristchurch pic.twitter.com/Aso0vOhMV0
— Harjinder Singh Kukreja (@SinghLions) March 15, 2019
Salute to you & all Sikhs who r helpful to others
— Balasaheb G Kulkarni (@BalasahebGKulka) March 16, 2019
Thank you. Your work means a lot to those of us who are far away and cannot help locally. You are the embodiment of all of us around the world who care.
— Joyce Tompsett (@joycetompsett) March 15, 2019
Thank you for your kindness in their hr of great need! May God bless you!
— Ashi🥚 (@akfashiontrendz) March 15, 2019
This is what it is to be HUMAN BEING
— Saman Riaz (@samanriaz6) March 15, 2019
Will Sikhs civilize the rest of the world? Possibly. 🙂 Hugs to you all.
— Emily Cragg (@EmilyCragg) March 15, 2019
The Sikhs have demonstrated that humankind comes above religion for them numerous times in the past and this gesture likewise proves the same!