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karma


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In Hinduism and Buddhism, the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of existence, viewed as deciding their fate in future existences. The word comes from Sanskrit karman ‘action, effect, fate’.

karma yoga in Hinduism, the discipline of selfless action as a way to perfection.

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