Right to die

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The term right to die regards an entitlement of a person to commit suicide. The possession for this right is often understood to mean that people carrying a terminal illness should be allowed to use assisted suicide to end their own life. However, the question of who, if anyone, may be empowered to make such decisions is central to debate. Hinduism accepts the right to die for anyone that has terminal diseases and have no desire to live. Other religions, however, vary in the tolerance of this right, and some refer to suicide as sin.