10 unanswered questions regarding views

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10 unanswered questions regarding views (cannot be known by logic alone):

  • 1. The world is eternal.
  • 2. The world is not eternal.
  • 3. The world is (spatially) infinite.
  • 4. The world is not (spatially) infinite.
  • 5. The being imbued with a life force is identical with the body.
  • 6. The being imbued with a life force is not identical with the body.
  • 7. The Tathagata (a perfectly enlightened being) exists after death.
  • 8. The Tathagata does not exist after death.
  • 9. The Tathagata both exists and does not exist after death.
  • 10. The Tathagata neither exists nor does not exist after death.

Majjhima Nikaya 63, 72

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