week 3 appendix E - practices in Hinduism , Buddhism and...

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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 Living by what is right in Indian religions is the concept of "action" or "deed", understood as that which causes the entire cycle of cause and effect That doing what is right will come back around to help or hurt you Reincarnatio n Being reborn in a different body Reincarnation is believed to occur when the soul or spirit , after the death of the body , comes back to life in a newborn body. Not to much they seem to be similar Yoga A type of exercise that stretches and relaxes you Refers to traditional physical and mental disciplines that originated in India . [1] The word is associated with meditative
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Unformatted text preview: practices in Hinduism , Buddhism and Jainism . They are similar to each other HUM 130 Guru An expert on something Is one who is regarded as having great knowledge, wisdom and authority in a certain area, and who uses it to guide others (teacher). Other forms of manifestation of this principle also include parents, school teachers, non-human objects (books) and even one's own intellectual discipline That it is having great knowledge, wisdom, or teacher Chakras Keeping the human body in sync at one point. The Chakras are said to be "force centers" or whorls of energy permeating, from a point on the physical body, the layers of the subtle bodies in an ever-increasing fan-shaped formation That one single part of the body can link all of the rest of the body in perfect harmony. HUM 130...
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This note was uploaded on 06/19/2011 for the course HUM 130 taught by Professor Georgegreaves during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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