Presented to: Sir Raja Shuja-ul-haq Presented by: M.

Rahim Ejaz 11i-1219

.Euthanasia Euthanasia (Greek word) meaning "good death³ refers to the practice of intentionally ending a life in order to relieve pain and suffering.

In the Netherlands. euthanasia is understood as "termination of life by a doctor at the request of a patient". to relieve intractable suffering". .Definition The British House of Lords defines euthanasia as "a deliberate intervention undertaken with the express intention of ending a life.

Classification of euthanasia Euthanasia may be classified according to whether a person gives informed consent into three types: ‡ Voluntary ‡ Non-Voluntary ‡ Involuntary .

‡ Active voluntary euthanasia is legal in Belgium.S. ‡ Assisted suicide is legal in Switzerland and the U. states of Oregon. the term assisted suicide is often used instead. . ‡ When the patient brings about his or her own death with the assistance of a physician.Voluntary euthanasia ‡ Euthanasia conducted with the consent of the patient is termed voluntary euthanasia. Luxembourg and the Netherlands. Washington and Montana.

Examples include child euthanasia. which is illegal worldwide but decriminalized under certain specific circumstances in the Netherlands under the Groningen Protocol.Non-voluntary euthanasia Euthanasia conducted where the consent of the patient is unavailable is termed non-voluntary euthanasia. .

For Example: A soldier has their stomach blown open by a shell burst. . As he has no painkilling drugs with him he decides to spare the soldier further pain and shoots them dead.Involuntary euthanasia Euthanasia conducted against the will of the patient is termed involuntary euthanasia. He is in great pain and he beg the army doctor to save him but doctor knows that he will die in ten minutes.

Euthanasia.History Euthanasia was practiced in Ancient Greece and Rome: For example. a technique also employed in Marseilles and by Socrates in Athens. in the sense of the deliberate hastening of a person's death. hemlock was employed as a means of hastening death on the island of Kea. Plato and Seneca the Elder in the ancient world. was supported by Socrates. .

.60. Published in the monthly magazine Neues Volk of the NSDAP in 1938.000 Reich mark This is what this person suffering from hereditary defects costs the Community of Germans during his lifetime Fellow Citizen. that is your money.

other than in the course of justice. Allah said. which Allah made sacred. Qur'an 17:33 ‡ The Prophet said: "Amongst the nations before you there was a man who got a wound. 'My Slave hurried to bring death upon himself so I have forbidden him (to enter) Paradise. and growing impatient (with its pain).' Sahih Bukhari 4. he took a knife and cut his hand with it and the blood did not stop till he died.Euthanasia in Islam ‡ Do not take life.56.669 .

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