Questions tagged [evil]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
12
votes
6answers
954 views

Have any Hindu philosophers attempted to solve the Riddle of Epicurus?

The Epicurean Paradox or the Riddle of Epicurus goes something like this: If God is willing to prevent evil but not able, then He is not omnipotent. If He is able (to prevent evil) but not ...
7
votes
7answers
18k views

Does the concept of Evil Spirits occur in Hinduism?

Some of the western religions have evil spirits like devils and demons. Does the concept or belief in evil spirits occur in Hinduism?
7
votes
2answers
351 views

Do entire countries suffer punishment for their sins?

The Hindu religion says that individual people suffer for their sins and get rewarded for their merits. My question is, do groups of people, like entire countries, suffer punishment for their sins? ...
2
votes
2answers
122 views

Are Hindu scriptures (itihasas) written from the winners' perspective? [closed]

I couldn't help but notice but all tales are about the victors. They are always about how the good one, a subjective entity, won over the bad one, again a subjective entity. The voice of the ...