Last updated on: 8/24/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

United Kingdom National Council of Hindu Temples Biography

Position:
Con to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

“The whole concept of euthanasia is incompatible with the Hindu ethos. It should never be encouraged but rather other dignified and moral means to care for the terminally ill have to be employed.”

United Kingdom National Council of Hindu Temples website, Oct. 19, 2005

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Description:

“The National Council of Hindu Temples (UK), established in 1978, is an umbrella body, which links Hindu temples and works with them for the benefit of the Hindu community in Britain. It acts as a resource and one of the main consultative bodies on the matters relating to the British Hindu community and the Hindu culture and religion.”

United Kingdom National Council of Hindu Temples website (accessed May 17, 2007)

Mission:

“[L]inks Hindu temples and works with them for the benefit of the Hindu community in Britain.”

United Kingdom National Council of Hindu Temples website (accessed May 17, 2007)

Other:
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