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Is there an afterlife? of any sort

Hi everyone, Do you think there is an afterlife of any sort?

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there is no evidence of an afterlife. there is no anecdotal data concerning an afterlife, despite bright tunnel white light so-called experiences of some surely sincere folks who had weird dreams while being technically (and extremely briefly) "dead." there is a lot of evidence for there being no possibility whatsoever of an afterlife (such as our consciousness being the result of electrical and chemical activity in the brain; if the brain is dead, there's nobody left to experience an afterlife). no one has yet undergone a soulectomy or a spiritotomy, or even an incarnationoscopy. people who believe in an afterlife usually offer the reasoning that "there must be" or "i want there to be." if wishes were fishes, no one would be hungry (except possibly fish).


genessa Level 8 Nov 30, 2018

No evidence for an afterlife whatsoever.


Think of it as being recycled. Unrecognisable from what existed before.
It does not matter just accept what is.

powder Level 8 Nov 30, 2018

From stardust you came, to stardust you'll go
If there is an afterlife, it's because your stardust is used to create life.


No only afterbirth lol


My component atoms will continue after my brain death. I have no idea where those atoms will go.

irascible Level 8 Nov 30, 2018

How can we know? Anybody that could have experienced it is not able to tell us. There could be, but then again, maybe this is it. If there is I doubt it is what anybody expects.


I don't worry or think about it. It is just a distraction from the life I am now living. If there ios one, I cna wit until i die to find out and I'll just deal with it them.

snytiger6 Level 8 Nov 30, 2018

I have no reason to think there is an afterlife of the literal sort, but you say "of any sort" so yes, there is an afterlife of the metaphorical sort. There is life after death of ego-identity, which, I suspect, may be the original intent of that phrase.

skado Level 8 Nov 30, 2018

Only in the memories of those whose lives you have touched, for good or ill.

The-Krzyz Level 7 Nov 30, 2018

it is simple as this , you are born and then you are put in pine box. Which, your corps will till the end of time.

freedom41 Level 8 Nov 30, 2018

How can we know? Anybody that could have experienced it is not able to tell us. There could be, but then again, maybe this is it. If there is I doubt it is what anybody expects.


No. Those who claim there is one can prodcuce no evidence to support their claim, and all available evidence against the claim points towards our consciousness ceasing to exist when our brains stop functioning. Believing that there is another life after death is understandable wishful thinking, but it is very hard to see how it could work.

CeliaVL Level 7 Nov 30, 2018

No, unless you were a musical composer, then there is as you decompose.

Bobby9 Level 7 Nov 30, 2018

Not sure what, but I feel there has to be something

emarie Level 3 Nov 30, 2018

Only insofar as you affect the lives of others who go on after you...who affect the lives of still others...etc. Seems more elegant, as well as more true, than any other afterlife I've heard of.


That's a pretty open-ended question. You will get so many different responses because everyone has their own opinion. In my opinion, no not at all. After life my body is going to a university. That's about all of an afterlife there is.

Eriador Level 4 Nov 30, 2018

Nope. That's why he have to make the most of our time here.

JoeVZ Level 4 Dec 7, 2018

No. Nothing

Drashokn Level 1 Dec 7, 2018

No - I wish there were at least on a conscious level but I've seen no evidence thus far that would convince me that there is.

Some kind of afterlife could be possible, but only if there is a god.


No,. I think when we die we are just gone.

danada2 Level 4 Dec 4, 2018


Dirp84 Level 4 Dec 1, 2018

If we are in a simulation it may have a simulated afterlife too, perhaps for the amusement of the makers.

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