eastern ethics ice.pdf - Matilde E How Hinduism Deals with Various Dilemmas Hinduism is a religion that promotes oneness The central goal of Hinduism is

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Matilde E How Hinduism Deals with Various Dilemmas Hinduism is a religion that promotes oneness. The central goal of Hinduism is to end the cycle of reincarnation in order to rejoin with the Great Soul. We are confronted with two scenarios. One where there are two train tracks. There are five people on one track and one person on another. We can choose to let the five people get hit by the train or pull a lever and let one person get hit by a train. The other scenario states that there is one track with five people. We overlook them on a bridge. We can choose to let the five people get hit by the train or we can push a very fat man off the bridge and sacrifice him for the sake of the five people. According to the theories of Brahma, Samsara, asceticism, enlightenment, and Moksha, Hinduism would suggest that you no inject yourself into the situation and thus allow the five people to die in both scenarios Hinduism would do nothing when given the situation to let five people die or pull a lever and let one person die. A main concept in Hinduism is Brahma. Brahma states that we all come from a Great Soul and that all beings, and non beings, on earth are one. Additionally, Hinduism
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