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kar·ma

 (kär′mə)
n.
1. Hinduism & Buddhism
a. The totality of a person's actions and conduct during successive incarnations, regarded as causally influencing his or her destiny.
b. The law or principle through which such influence is believed to operate.
2. Fate or destiny resulting from one's previous actions: "[The pitcher] had mostly avoided damage through the first four innings despite putting at least two runners on base three times, but he could not hold back the bad karma any longer" (Ben Shpigel).
3. Informal A distinctive aura, atmosphere, or feeling: There's bad karma around the house today.

[Sanskrit, deed, action that has consequences, karma; see kwer- in Indo-European roots.]

kar′mic (-mĭk) adj.

karma

(ˈkɑːmə)
n
1. (Hinduism) Hinduism Buddhism the principle of retributive justice determining a person's state of life and the state of his or her reincarnations as the effect of past deeds
2. (Theology) theosophy the doctrine of inevitable consequence
3. destiny or fate
[C19: from Sanskrit: action, effect, from karoti he does]
ˈkarmic adj

kar•ma

(ˈkɑr mə)

n.
1. (in Hinduism and Buddhism) action seen as bringing upon oneself inevitable results, either in this life or in a reincarnation.
2. (in Theosophy) the cosmic principle of rewards and punishments for the acts performed in a previous incarnation.
3. the good or bad emanations felt to be generated by someone or something.
[1820–30; < Skt]
kar′mic, adj.

karma

Literally “action,” this means the moral law of cause and effect governing the future. Bad actions lead to rebirth in the lower orders of being. Good behavior leads to rebirth in the higher orders.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.karma - (Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny in his next incarnation
Hindooism, Hinduism - a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils
Buddhism - the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth
destiny, fate - an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
Translations
karmakohtalo
karmalikimas

karma

[ˈkɑːmə] N (Rel) → karma m

karma

[ˈkɑːrmə] nkarma m

karma

nKarma nt
References in classic literature ?
He saw Kamma and her mate feeding side by side, their hairy bodies rubbing against each other.
Speaking at a banking seminar in Limassol, titled "Challenges Faced by Banks and Financial Institutions in Implementing International Regulations & Legislations", Kammas said that "the Association is working with the Ministry of Finance and the Commissioner for data protection in order to ensure that banks can implement FATCA while at the same time remaining compliant with local law requirements related to privacy, data protection and anti-discrimination".
Capital controls imposed on the Cyprus banking sector should be lifted as soon as possible, provided the sector is stabilized, Association of Cyprus Banks Director General Michael Kammas has said.
How crucial this boiling pot of different castes like Kammas, Kapus, Setti Balija and the scheduled caste is can be reflected in the fact that it accounts for 50 assembly and 7 Lok Sabha seats.
The director general of the Cyprus Banks Association Michalis Kammas confirmed that the association has received the bill and is studying its conditions.
Shiarlis told chief executives of the island's three main lenders (Andreas Eliades, Bank of Cyprus; Christos Stylianides, Laiki Bank; Makis Keravnos, Hellenic Bank), as well as the Director General of the Bankers' Association, Michalis Kammas, that the government believed the banks were "solid", repeating the comments spoken by his predecessor, Kikis Kazamias and Central Bank Governor Athanasios Orphanides.
The Vysya community to which the Congress candidate Rani belongs has 9,000 votes, Kshatriyas have 5,000 and the Kammas have 5,000 votes.
These figures suggest that a significant number of loans has been restructured, despite part of them still being listed as non-performing due to the CBC's definition," association head Michalis Kammas and deputy Michalis Kronidis noted in an article.
9 per cent population) dominated the Congress, TDP always belonged to rich Kammas (3.
The union had not responded yet, said the head of the Association Michalis Kammas, while noting that the pay cuts were stipulated in the Memorandum of Understanding.
Though the BCs constitute more than 50 per cent of the state's population, they have largely remained on the sidelines of the political show with the powerful castes like Reddys and Kammas running the show.
Dr Michalis Kammas is Director General of the Association of Cyprus Banks, and Dr Demetra Valianti Plati is a senior officer there