Hindu Terms Map - Axia College Material Appendix E Hindu...

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Axia College Material Appendix E Hindu Terms Map Word What is your personal understanding of each of these terms? After reading the text, how would you redefine each of them? What differences did you find between the popular usage and actual definitions? Karma What goes around-comes around. Our actions and their effects on this life and lives to come. I did not find any differences between the popular usage and the actual definition. Reincarnatio n The belief that when living creatures die; they repeatedly come back as something else. The soul leaves the dead body and enters a new one. One takes birth again and again in countless bodies —perhaps as an animal or some other life form—but the self remains the same. I did not find any differences between the popular usage and the actual definition. Yoga A way of cleansing one’s mind (meditating). From ancient times, people of the Indian subcontinent have practiced spiritual disciplines designed to clear the mind and support a state of
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This note was uploaded on 08/23/2010 for the course HUM 130 taught by Professor Georgegreaves during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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