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537 hits Rate me! Share Favorite | Flag 19 years ago by Boredofu

If a Buddhist commits a capital crime should they be frozen for all eternity instead of being executed?
After all, to them, life and death are a cycle.


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19 yrs ago - Saturday 9/6/03 - 9:02:38 AM EST (GMT-5)
no... because if they commit a capital crime that is obviously very bad karma, which would lead to a crappy next life. also, they wouldnt have enough time to build up enough good karma to let them have a neutral next life...
19 yrs ago - Saturday 9/6/03 - 1:52:56 PM EST (GMT-5)
no, just shoot their asses
19 yrs ago - Saturday 9/6/03 - 1:53:35 PM EST (GMT-5)
well put, tweak. and kinky, again, shut up.
19 yrs ago - Saturday 9/6/03 - 7:36:20 PM EST (GMT-5)
lol... interesting idea, bored. However, tweak is right, their bad karma will lead to a sucky next life and they will never reach nirvana.
19 yrs ago - Saturday 9/6/03 - 7:40:59 PM EST (GMT-5)
But they will just be releasd into a new life to do it all over again.

And they might get sharp teeth and stuff.

19 yrs ago - Wednesday 9/10/03 - 4:44:41 PM EST (GMT-5)
In today's world, there is no way to freeze a person without killing him/her. Besides, just because a person believes in reincarnation, doesn't mean that's what actually happens when you die. Or do you just want to deprive him the pleasure of smiling at his executors and saying "Ha Ha, I will be back you bastards. Maybe I will come back as a duck or a snail, but I will be back!!!"
19 yrs ago - Wednesday 9/10/03 - 5:06:59 PM EST (GMT-5)
what they had done would eventually get to them if they were frozen, plus we don't have the right to take their life just as they don't have the right to commit a capital crime like murder.
19 yrs ago - Wednesday 9/10/03 - 5:17:47 PM EST (GMT-5)
How about that priest who was very happy to be killed?

This goes for a lot of religions. Killing them is what they want.

19 yrs ago - Wednesday 9/10/03 - 5:29:22 PM EST (GMT-5)
Clever question.
19 yrs ago - Monday 9/15/03 - 2:19:34 AM EST (GMT-5)
Whose to say that capital crimes are always bad karma anyway?
19 yrs ago - Monday 9/15/03 - 2:20:13 AM EST (GMT-5)
i don't think anyone should be executed.

buddhist or not.

19 yrs ago - Monday 9/15/03 - 4:09:26 AM EST (GMT-5)
isn't it a cycle to everyone?
18 yrs ago, 10 mos ago - Wednesday 11/12/03 - 6:47:12 AM EST (GMT-5)
Whether you freeze them or not they are still dead.. If anything I would try burning them in hopes that the flames would cleanse their souls.
18 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Friday 12/19/03 - 3:11:05 AM EST (GMT-5)
no, they'll fall down the reincarnation chain.
18 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Thursday 12/25/03 - 1:05:28 AM EST (GMT-5)
Uh, could we try not to ask callous questions about religions we don't really understand. If your Buddhist, though, it's OK
18 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Sunday 1/4/04 - 5:58:14 PM EST (GMT-5)
It doesn't even make sense, they wouldn't even be buddhist if they commit any sort of crime. You have to know about buddhism, and it just doesn't make sense.
18 yrs ago, 8 mos ago - Friday 1/16/04 - 8:29:29 AM EST (GMT-5)
if youre going to "freeze them for all of eternity"...are you just going to keep them cold and expect them to live forever?
18 yrs ago, 8 mos ago - Wednesday 1/21/04 - 9:17:58 AM EST (GMT-5)
Quite an amusing question. Go you!
18 yrs ago, 8 mos ago - Wednesday 1/21/04 - 9:23:51 AM EST (GMT-5)
There could be a Buddhist murderer. Just not a very good Buddhist.

The three classes of man, you know?

18 yrs ago, 8 mos ago - Wednesday 1/21/04 - 9:28:57 AM EST (GMT-5)
wtf kind of question.



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