Appendix E - Yoga Physical and mental conditioning Yoga...

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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 Doing something bad or good and having it come back to in the same manner. In theistic schools of Hinduism, humans have free will to choose good or evil and suffer the consequences, which require the will of God to implement karma's consequences, unlike Buddhism or Jainism which do not accord any role to a supreme God or gods. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karma I found no difference in how I understood the word and the definition. Reincarnatio n When your spirit is reborn in someone else. Reincarnation is believed to occur when the soul or spirit , after the death of the body , comes back to Earth in a newborn body. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reincarnation None, I have known what this word meant since childhood and teaching in church.
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Unformatted text preview: Yoga Physical and mental conditioning. Yoga ( Sanskrit , Pāli : n yóga ) refers to traditional physical and mental disciplines originating in India . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoga None, I knew what yoga was from participating in the art form. HUM 130 Guru Someone who enlightens people through knowledge. A guru ( Sanskrit : n ) is one who is regarded as having great knowledge, wisdom and authority in a certain area, and who uses it to guide others (teacher). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guru This term has been widely used for saying someone was a Guru of something, for example, I am a Guru of computer knowledge. Chakras Permeating energy from the body. In Hinduism , the concept of chakras is part of a complex of ideas related to esoteric anatomy . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chakras#Definitions There was a difference of the meaning to me for this word. Now I know what it means when someone says that my chakras are out of alignment. HUM 130...
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