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
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
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 ...
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 ...
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
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.
Sep 11, 2011 ... 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 ...
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 ...
One truly modern take on karma and its role in life is that it aggregate of all of our
actions, thoughts, words, dreams, desires as they follow us from one lifetime to ...
Nov 22, 2013 ... Karma, a Sanskrit word that roughly translates to "action," is a core concept in
some Eastern religions, including Hinduism and Buddhism.