What is another word for karma?

300 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ kˈɑːmə], [ kˈɑːmə], [ k_ˈɑː_m_ə]

Karma, a concept rooted in Indian religions, refers to the idea that one's actions in life have consequences that will impact their future. However, there are several synonyms for this concept that can be used to convey a similar meaning. For instance, the term "destiny" could refer to the idea that one's fate is predetermined based on their past actions. Other synonyms for karma might include "retribution," "cosmic justice," and "cause and effect." Ultimately, regardless of the term used, the idea of karma serves as a reminder that our actions have lasting consequences that we will ultimately have to face, whether in this life or the next.

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What are the hypernyms for Karma?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    destiny, fate, kismet, luck, cosmic order, Cosmic Justice, Karmic Law, Karmic cycle, cosmic reward.

What are the hyponyms for Karma?

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Usage examples for Karma

Hilda, who had read herself up in Buddhist ideas, assured me that all these things were done in order to heap up karma.
"Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose"
Grant Allen
karma is good works, or merit.
"Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose"
Grant Allen
I soon discovered that, no matter how the wheel is turned, the karma or merit is equal.
"Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose"
Grant Allen

Famous quotes with Karma

  • I don't believe in karma.
    Sandra Bernhard
  • Life does not mean mere karma or mere bhakti or mere jnana.
    Vinoba Bhave
  • Though the names karma yoga and sannyasa are different, the truth at the heart of both is the same.
    Vinoba Bhave
  • Regardless of what we do, our karma has no hold on us.
    Bodhidharma
  • To go from mortal to Buddha, you have to put an end to karma, nurture your awareness, and accept what life brings.
    Bodhidharma

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