Karma and Reincarnation

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“if you believe in karma and reincarnation, you have more morals than believing in nothing”
Personally, I agree with this statement, this is because believing in karma and reincarnation makes a person think in a long term perspective, this means they will think about their actions and positivity and how it may affect them later on or even in another life. The basic idea of karma seems to pop up in a lot of places, for example it doesn’t matter how religious you are or even if you’re not a hindu, it’s the fascinating idea itself . Reincarnation is also a very captivating idea, “You were. You will be” the initiative of the natural process of recycling human energy through birth, growth, decay and death.
Reasons for view:
People may agree with my belief because if we chose to ignore the workings of karma, we tend to create many problems for ourselves.
For example, if we like to have something expensive, but we cannot afford it, it becomes very tempting to steal. If we are smart enough, we may never be caught stealing. However, by stealing, (according to the law of karma) we create problematic situations for ourselves in the future, like poverty, or being the victim of robbers. Therefore, if we chose to ignore karma, the results of our actions will still haunt us.
Another reason why I agree with karma is the idea of ultimate justice as everyone will harvest the results of their actions and even if karma would not exist, as long as I try to avoid negative actions, the world would be a better place to live in for everyone anyway. This thought of “Goodness is its own reward” it shows how sometimes being good will give you a reward itself through karma. The idea of ultimate justice shows how every action you take will count and everything is fair; this also goes back to the symbol of a scale and how it’s balanced.
I believe in the idea that if you are a positive…...

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