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Meaning and Implications of Karma

The word ‘karma’ is a Sanskrit word derived from the root kri, which means ‘to do’. ‘Karma’ means any action that one does. Eating, walking, sleeping, studying, working-all these and any other action can be termed ‘karma’. The rituals prescribed … Continue reading

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Karma Kanda and Jnana Kanda in Human Life

Karma Kanda or action portion in human life is the path of pravritti. Pravritti means ‘going towards’: which refers to all actions towards attaining security, peace and happiness in the external world. The Brahmacharya and Grihasthashrama stages of life are … Continue reading

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