karma Meaning - 7 Definitions and 1 Examples Available!

What is the meaning of karma? Here 7 definitions and 1 example sentences available for the word karma.

Meaning of karma
(Hinduism, Buddhism) The sum total of a person's actions, which determine the person's next incarnation in samsara, the cycle of death and rebirth.

Definitions of karma

noun

1. (Hinduism, Buddhism) The sum total of a person's actions, which determine the person's next incarnation in samsara, the cycle of death and rebirth.
2. A force or law of nature which causes one to reap what one sows; destiny; fate.
3. (uncommon) A distinctive feeling, aura, or atmosphere.
4. (internet) A score assigned to a user of a discussion forum, indicating the popularity of their posts with other users.
5. in Hinduism and Buddhism, the consequences of a person's actions that determine their destiny in their next incarnation
Acting maliciously will give you bad karma.
6. (Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny in his next incarnation
7. One's acts considered as fixing one's lot in the future existence. (Theos.) The doctrine of fate as the inflexible result of cause and effect; the theory of inevitable consequence.

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