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What do you mean by " Eye for an eye."
Do you believe in this

Tags: health, eye, science
Asked by Nokister, 30 Nov '12 09:09 pm
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An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind - Mahatma Gandhi

No. I do not believe in 'eye for an eye'. I believe in forgiving those who hurt or insult me.
Answered by Francisco, 30 Nov '12 09:21 pm

 
  
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An eye for an eye is the principle that a person who has injured another person is penalized to a similar degree, or according to other interpretations the victim receives the value of the injury in compensation. According to Jewish interpretations the victim in criminal law gets financial compensation based on the law of human equality eschewing mutilation and 'lex talionis'.The English word talion means a retaliation authorized by law, in which the punishment corresponds in kind and degree to the injury, from the Latin talio. The phrase "an eye for an eye" is sometimes trivially referred to using the Latin term lex talionis, the law of talion.
I don't advocate this.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 30 Nov '12 09:11 pm

 
  
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Eye for eye is an act of vengeance in equal degree.

I cannot discard it altogether especially, when a nasty person has to be treated to protect my own interest and security. But as a matter of general policy I don't endorse it. There are many ways to treat a rogue. Eye for eye should be the last resort. But I admit, I am not always capable of giving an eye for eye treatment.
Answered by soumyen sarkar, 30 Nov '12 09:31 pm

 
  
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Hath ke badle haath.....ankh ke badle ankh ... jaan ke badle jaan.....this is primitive tribal laws practised in ancient times....among independent states......No civilised society can afford to such a law....no I never blv in this barbarous law.....
Answered by Pradipta pati, 30 Nov '12 09:13 pm

 
  
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It depends as when we lose our beloved ones we cant avoid thinking on this line
Answered by babu rao, 30 Nov '12 09:11 pm

 
  
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It is a kind of revenge n I do not believe in this.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 30 Nov '12 09:10 pm

 
  
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YOu must ask HIm /her eye ears and much more part of BODY
Answered by rajukhan, 30 Nov '12 09:10 pm

 
  
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