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    The concrete reason is that we are just a bunch...

    The concrete reason is that we are just a bunch of atoms (or more correctly, bunch of energy points) who at a certain point of time have got together in a particular way. At our death these atoms...
  2. I think most atheists (I do not know about...

    I think most atheists (I do not know about American or European atheists) have already read Bible, Quran and a smattering of Bahai literature also, along with their own scriptures. I am aware of...
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    Morality depends on one's society. I read about a...

    Morality depends on one's society. I read about a tribe in a Pacefic island where the husband and wife should never be in friendship but always in conflict and were to live apart (in their own clan...
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    Yeah, we can and we do, but why call the...

    Yeah, we can and we do, but why call the experience 'divine'? Nice, wonderful, magnificent will do just as well.
    :) Well, I hate words like God, divine, etc. They have nefarious connotations.
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    I would not get into the discussion about whether...

    I would not get into the discussion about whether it is moral or not. For me, the first concern will be the safety of my society. Any heinous crime, robbery (leaving aside petty thievery as someone...
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    Divide it in two levels of truth. Absolute...

    [/QUOTE]Divide it in two levels of truth.
    Absolute (Paramarthika Satya): No purpose. Nothing ever happened. Even creation is a mirage.
    Pragmatic (Vyavaharika Satya): Sure, there is this world. I...
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    Quite possible, if he/she is the off-spring of...

    Quite possible, if he/she is the off-spring of eternals or a mix. Ganesha and Murugan (Kartikeya) in Hinduism are the off-spring of Shiva and Parvati. Hanuman was granted eternality by Lord Rama.What...
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    If you understand, why do you complain? And those...

    If you understand, why do you complain? And those who do not know need to know and not have prejudices against it. Swastika does not belong to Nazis.
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    That is very funny, to say the least. I lack...

    That is very funny, to say the least. I lack faith in your Jesus and I am never any worse for it. What is the big reason that I should believe in Jesus and why should I want it. I am happily a...
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    In a civil society, we should go according to...

    In a civil society, we should go according to what law says. Laws may differ from one country to another. In Muslim countries, it is the nearest kin of the murdered person who decides whether the...
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    I consider myself a free-thinker. I am a strong...

    I consider myself a free-thinker. I am a strong atheist but still a Hindu following non-dual belief (Advaita). My 'advaita' does not wholly depend on what is generally written in Hindu scriptures or...
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    And what are atoms, solid balls?

    And what are atoms, solid balls?
  13. Shaolin monks needed to defend themselves....

    Shaolin monks needed to defend themselves. Perhaps these monks also live in a similar environment.
  14. There is no self in Buddhism and no cycle of...

    There is no self in Buddhism and no cycle of birth and death as in Hinduism. I would not call it as a karmic debt, that is Hinduism, Jainsm and Sikhism. Buddha will just say that these things will...
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    Or that God has already condemned you and is not...

    Or that God has already condemned you and is not interested in any further test.
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    Yeah, you, the hospital, the doctors, the...

    Yeah, you, the hospital, the doctors, the appendix, all are illusions. Only atom were there, points of physical forces.
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    I do not believe in after-life, God, soul,...

    I do not believe in after-life, God, soul, heaven, etc. strong atheist. This world too is but an illusion. :)
  18. I am a Hindu (though an atheist Hindu). I have no...

    I am a Hindu (though an atheist Hindu). I have no problem about any animal including cows, pigs, cats, dogs and horses. No reason to exclude any if you eat another. Dogs meat is relished in our...
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    Hi Abaddon.No, they are not blind. They have...

    Hi Abaddon.No, they are not blind. They have their feelers.

    Answering LionIRC:
    1. (Atheistic) Materialism - atoms don't decide to evolve. You need a God particle.
    Atoms evolved....
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    Russia is having a hot summer, India a record...

    Russia is having a hot summer, India a record breaking winter (for more than a century). Climate, sure, is uncertain.
    Your scorching 24C makes me laugh. Here 42C is norm in summer.
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    Do atoms collide or move? No, only energy is...

    Do atoms collide or move? No, only energy is passed on.
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    There you are. God is omnipotent but not...

    Not sure about that myself ... I see it as:

    IF God is the one and only CREATOR and HE is ultimately more powerful than all HIS creations then GOD...IS the Gold-Bar-Standard for Omnipotent. If God...
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    Brahman just exists and its existence itself...

    Brahman just exists and its existence itself creates the illusion of the world - according to Hindu Advita philosophy. We feel as if things other than Brahman exist. Howdy, DBT, do you remember me!...
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    We are not in the equation between flowers and...

    We are not in the equation between flowers and bees (or other insects). For bees, flowers have their food. Rest all is incidental. Smell\color are to get the attention of the bees and indicate where...
  25. If you are BENT on mixing Christianity and...

    If you are BENT on mixing Christianity and Buddhism in spite of all other people saying, NO, NO, NO; I dont think anybody or anything can stop you.
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