StudentShare solutions
Triangle menu
AfterLife
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
What arguments do Lucretius use against the claim about an afterlife? Irrefutably, since the time when humanity started to recognize its presence, the essence of existence after the physical one has turned to be a mystery.… What arguments do Lucretius use against the claim about an afterlife? Irrefutably, since the time when humanity started to recognize its…
Preview
Islam Afterlife
6 pages (1500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Name: Course name: Instructor: Date: Islam Afterlife “Allah is the Creator of all things and He is the Guardian over all things.” (Surah Az-Zumar: 62) Every soul has to taste death, Muslim and non-Muslim. Muslims believe that after this life, which is a temporary world in preparation for the next concrete life, there is another world which is permanent.…
Preview
Christian Afterlife
7 pages (1750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
According to this religion each and every person is destined to enjoy afterlife in heaven, which they mostly refer to as paradise, if he/she is a true follower of Christ. However, if someone is not a follower of Christ,… ok in the communication between God and people according to the Christian faith, the New Testament (with concentration on Paul) gives a clear…
Preview
Function of afterlife
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Religions that believe in afterlife in human history and in global societies have continued to teach their followers to develop strong… Certain Theorists’ hypotheses contend it is invaluable for any given individual to envisage what will come to existence in neither world after the conclusion of this physical and mortal existence. Therefore, all believers tend…
Preview
Function of afterlife
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Kevorkian (2000). The study is also interested in exploring the concepts of reward and punishment associated with the eternal life after death portrayed by… Written in the form of interviews conducted from the famous souls had already departed from the world, the author has given the message that the individuals leading a life in service of humanity in one way…
Preview
History of the afterlife
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Lutherans voluntarily accept the teachings of Martin Luther. While the Christian beliefs over afterlife have slight variation between different… While in the afterlife, people will have physical presence like they have in this world, life there would be very different from what it is in this world. A vast majority of Christians also believe in the existence of…
Preview
The Afterlife and Heaven
7 pages (1750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
In great part heaven is the means to an end for individuals seeking salvation within the structure of these religions. While many people have an understanding of heaven as a… This essay considers the nature of heaven and the afterlife from the Catholic and the Jewish perspectives. The Catholic perception of heaven is well conceived and highly articulate. The…
Preview
Death and Afterlife
3 pages (750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The concept of afterlife is an enigma that many ancient civilizations believed in regardless of what their religious practices were. Disparity in religion has never been a barrier in similarities of death and life after death beliefs even in modern day. However, Mesopotamian attitude towards death was quite in contrast to that of the Egyptians.… In the Epic…
Preview
Afterlife in the Ancient World
2 pages (500 words) , Download 0
Free
Each civilization has its own conclusions regarding the existence of an afterlife and whether there is a Heaven or a Hell. Three such civilizations, the Mesopotamians, the Greeks, and the Romans each had their own unique views on life after death. … Each civilization has its own conclusions regarding the existence of an afterlife and whether there is a Heaven…
Preview
A specific culture's beliefs about the afterlife
6 pages (1500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Instructor Date Afterlife Beliefs are significant aspects of culture, affecting human behavior. They are transmitted from one generation to another. Culture affects people because it offers them with identity and worldview via which they interpret and comprehend the world they live in.… Human mortality is an inevitable phenomenon, which transcends human…
Preview
Description of the Afterlife in Different Cultures
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Afterlife means the life after death, in other words eternal life. According to James Still, people use euphemisms like God called her/him when somebody dies. He however says that these ideas are meant to make people believe that there is always life after death.… That is why different cultures attach different meanings and beliefs to this afterlife. (Still3)…
Preview
Art and the Afterlife Across Cultures
3 pages (750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Your Number Date Art and the Afterlife Across Cultures Humans from the day of its birth believed that there is a divine force that has created and controlling this universe. Similarly, we find that there are teachings of doing good deeds and stay away from bad ones in all the religions.… In each culture, arts and better understandings of what is told to do to…
Preview
Is there an afterlife and what would be required for an afterlife
3 pages (750 words) , Download 1
Name: University: Course: Tutor: Date: Is there an afterlife and what would be required for an afterlife Personal identity is best looked on as “all that makes one who he or she is. (Baillie 1993).” In this case, it might be his/her body, mind, memories, personalities, or anything else.… Death has been considered the only certain thing in life. There is even…
Preview
The concept of death and the afterlife in Ancient Greece
20 pages (5000 words) , Download 1
The Concept of Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Greece Introduction Death and the Afterlife is a mystery to all human beings and all human societies. The reason why it is a big issue is that no one has experienced death. Hence, it is difficult to identify empirically, the experiences of the afterlife.… No one really knows for sure with a high degree of…
Preview
Zulu African Tribe views on death and afterlife
3 pages (750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The Zulu is one of the African inhabitants living in northeastern area of South Africa. The Zulu came into prominence and power 300 years ago when one of its leaders known as Shaka reigned. … It is believed that in the 16th century the Zulu migrated and settled in the south of the African continent. This paper is to examine the practices, customs, belief and…
Preview
Comparing the Concepts of the Afterlife of Buddhism and Christianity
7 pages (1750 words)
Not dowloaded yet
This paper talks that in religion, mythology, philosophy and fiction, the concept of afterlife is a realm in which the essential part of a person's consciousness continues to exist after the physical death of the body. Afterlife concept is commonly referred to as life after death in various doctrines.… This article stresses that just like in Christianity,…
Preview
Death and the Afterlife of Christianity and Buddhism
6 pages (1500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Name: Instructor: Course: Date: Death and the Afterlife of Christianity and Buddhism Buddhism and Christianity share some main similarities in regards to death and the afterlife. Christian traditions maintain that an individual is given a chance to be righteous and follow God’s commandments.… When an individual dies, they are allowed another chance in a…
Preview
The afterlife in Dante's Inferno compared with Homer's Odyssey
4 pages (1000 words)
Not dowloaded yet
It is a fact beyond suspicion that literature is the reflection of life, and depicts the thoughts and views of the authors and narrates their beliefs in a vivid manner. Hence, being visionary intellectuals, the poets, authors, painters, sculptors and artists make the tales of… In addition, trip to the afterlife provides a spiritual fortification and moral…
Preview
Resident Evil Afterlife. A critique of a movie
5 pages (1250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The latest flick in the Resident evil series is a film called Resident Evil Afterlife, the series has been very popular amongst the fans and the latest edition is quite disappointing to say the least. It is an action-horror film which bears no similarity to reality.… This is the fourth movie in the whole series and it is based on Capcom’s video game by the…
Preview
Compare the basic differences in views of the afterlife as expressed by the cultures of Ancient Mesopatamia and Ancient Egypt
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Whilst the cultures of Ancient Mesopotamia and Ancient Egypt do have some similarities, there are several key differences that define the two cultures. Some of the most important differences between the belief systems of the two cultures can be found in an analysis of their… The Egyptians focused more on how to preserve the body immediately after death (such…
Preview
Death and Dying, Rituals and Afterlife, Beliefs of the Ancient Greeks
6 pages (1500 words) , Download 1
In every culture there exists some special attention allocated to death and beliefs associated with death. One of the earliest activities of man deals with death, the taboos linked to death and the last respects given to those who have died.… The ancient Greek had several beliefs related to the dead and dying, they had strong beliefs and rites which reflected…
Preview
Is resurrection a more plausible view of the afterlife than reincarnation Why or why not
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
Some new teachings such as New Age spirituality support the idea of reincarnation. They understand body both in physical and spiritual sense. It may be reached through moral efforts and… and Vaughn, p. 305). In my opinion, resurrection is a more plausible way of afterlife because it does not contain internal contradictions in its system. Although the…
Preview
In the afterlife, will Leonard deserve punishment for the muders he committed in the flim The Momentum
5 pages (1250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The 2000 film Momento portrays the struggle of a man who lacks the ability to form short term memories to mete justice on a person whom he believes was involved with his wife’s death. The motion picture makes splendid use of non-linear storytelling, as well as photographic… For this essay, it means this: the willful, deliberate commission of a morally…
Preview
Comparative Afterlife Beliefs
2 pages (500 words)
Not dowloaded yet
The aim of the paper “Comparative Afterlife Beliefs” is to analyze different beliefs on life after death, immortality, or eternal life depending on cultural orientation. He analyzes the article entitled “What do Sikhs believe about the afterlife?” written by D.Burke.… The Egyptians, likewise, have more intricate beliefs of the…
Preview
Novel
1 pages (250 words)
Not dowloaded yet
This theme regarding religious tolerance is not discussed again in the book directly, neither does Albom clearly mentions and… The expression “Kingdom of Heaven” (Albom 111), is employed as the indistinct reference for the afterlife and its state with no clear relevance to the biblical utilization of the phrase as a reference to the ideological rule of God…
Preview
1 - 25 results of 500 items