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Karma in Buddhism

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Karma is a Sanskrit term that literally means "action" or "doing". In the Buddhist tradition, karma refers to action driven by intention (cetanā) which leads to future  ...

Basic Buddhism: The Theory of Karma - BuddhaNet

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The theory of Karma is a fundamental doctrine in Buddhism. This belief was prevalent in India before the advent of the Buddha. Nevertheless, it was the Buddha ...

Two Meanings of Karma | The Buddhist Centre

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Feb 8, 2014 ... This is another of my 'editor's opinions' column - my aim being to make a distinction that is helpful for Buddhists trying to understand what ...

BBC - Religions - Buddhism: Karma

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Nov 17, 2009 ... This article looks at the Buddhist concept of karma. ... Teachings about karma explain that our past actions affect us, either positively or ...

What Buddhists Believe - What is Kamma?

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Kamma or karma can be put in the simple language of the child: do good and ... Buddhists believe that man will reap what he has sown; we are the result of what  ...

An introduction to karma and rebirth - DharmaNet International

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Karma. Buddhism has a strong moral dimension. It advocates acting in ways that are helpful to oneself and others while at the same time advising against ...

The Buddhist Concept of Karma - arrow river

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The Buddhist Concept of Karma. Sept 2004. Although Buddhism is still very much a minority religion in Western countries, it is making a definite cultural impact.

Karma | Soka Gakkai International (SGI)

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This is, however, a distortion of the original meaning of karma as it is used in the Buddhist tradition. To accept the idea of karma does not mean to live under a ...

Karma is Not Fate: Why Karma is Empowering - Buddha Weekly ...

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Buddhist belief in karma is rooted deeply in teachings on Samsara, the Buddhist ... Karma is an empowering concept, unlike the belief in fate that grew out of ...

What Is Karma? | Hinduism Buddhism - Live Science

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Nov 22, 2013 ... Karma, a Sanskrit word that roughly translates to "action," is a core concept in some Eastern religions, including Hinduism and Buddhism.

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Buddhism and Karma -- Introduction to the Buddhist Understanding ...

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Understanding the laws of karma is essential to understanding Buddhism. Yet karma is mostly misunderstood by Westerners. This essay briefly explains the ...

Karma - View on Buddhism

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I am born of my karma. I am related to my karma. I live supported by my karma. Whatever karma I create, whether good or evil, that I shall inherit." The Buddha ...

Karma and Intention : Insight Meditation Center

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I would like to talk about the Buddhist concept of karma. It is a big topic, and you could spend years talking about it, and decades arguing about it. Karma is ...