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← A past Muslim . . . now an atheist in Pakistan

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Comment 16 by VrijVlinder :

I have found some resources for any Pakistani Atheist or agnostic website where you may find support.

Here is some information for everyone if they wish to inform themselves on atheism in Pakistan. The rise of atheism in Pakistan

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An increasing number of young Pakistani’s are adopting Atheism and openly questioning the existence of a God. Many analysts have attributed this trend to the rise of Islamist militancy in Pakistan as well as access to social media and other technological tools that allow people to share and explore new ideas.

A Facebook group called ‘Pakistani Atheists and Agnostics’ was launched a few months ago and has already attracted over 800 members. I caught up with the founder of this group, a young Pakistani Technologist operating under the pseudonym ‘Hazrat Nakhuda’, in order to discuss this new phenomenon.

Thanks a lot

Wed, 25 Jul 2012 13:16:00 UTC | #950051