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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 My personal understanding of Karma is in life you get back what you dish out to others. The definition of Karma is our actions and their effects on this life and lives to come. It is basically the same idea just my opinion was it came back in the same life to where the book states it can back in a later life. Reincarnatio n My definition of the word is after you pass you come back in another form be a human or an animal. 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 think I had a good basis understanding of
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Unformatted text preview: reincarnation. I think society understands the belief of reincarnation. Yoga My understanding of Yoga is it is a relaxing exercise to clear your mind and relax muscles. Yoga is the practices for increasing sattvic qualities. When it comes to Hindu it is more spiritually based then in Western society where is a form of exercise. Guru My understanding of a Guru is a person who has great knowledge about many subjects. A Guru is a venerable spiritual guide. I understood the higher knowledge, but I see it as any intelligence in this case it is religious. HUM 130 Chakras My understanding of Chakras is that it is a type of Indian medicine practice. The real definition of the word is subtle energy centers along the spine. These areas help with different energies. I knew it had something medically, but never had heard of specifics. HUM 130...
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