Karma is not your bitch

There's a popular phrase in America "Karma's a bitch." It's used when the speaker hears of something bad happening to someone they think deserved it.Sometimes I think Americans have an okay grasp of the concept of karma. But then I hear that phrase and I want to force them all to sit down and read Karma Misunderstood!It's like they think karma is the name of some vengeful Goddess of justice. Karma is not a person. It's a law of the universe. The law of karma/law of action is that every … [Read more...]


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Karma: Misunderstood

The concept of karma is something that people seem to have a lot of misunderstanding about. The comments on my post about verse five of the Isha Upanishads inspired me to talk a little bit about it. These are big, big concepts. There aren't quick and simple answers here because in order to understand someone else's religion and beliefs, you do have to be able to set aside your own and see through that person's eyes. The Hindu way of looking at sin and punishment is just so completely different … [Read more...]


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