Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Richard S. Ehrlich: Superstition complicates Thai abortion debate

Soft-spoken Buddhist monks advise Thai women who have unwanted pregnancies that they should not seek abortions because it is a major sin. They explain that during the complicated process of reincarnation, it is difficult to be reborn as a human, so any possibility of life within a womb must be cherished and kept alive. 

"If you are reincarnated as a person, that is because you are very lucky," says one university-educated woman who frequently visits Buddhist temples. 

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