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Karma

Krishna: The Original Avatar

Gadadhara Pandit Dasa | Posted 08.15.2014 | Religion
Gadadhara Pandit Dasa

Hundreds of millions of adherents of the Hindu faith will gather together, around the world, in temples and homes, to celebrate the advent of God on Earth. This festival of the birth of Krishna is known in Hinduism as Janmastami.

Letting Go of Anger Is a Karmic Must

Tarot.com | Posted 08.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Tarot.com

Every guide to good Karma starts with one golden rule: Let go of anger! If someone has hurt you and you're holding on to pain and anger, you're holding yourself back from moving on and you're doing damage to your own Karma.

Reincarnation and Karma: How It All Works

Gadadhara Pandit Dasa | Posted 08.08.2014 | Religion
Gadadhara Pandit Dasa

Do we only live once? It all depends on one's perspective.

How to Upgrade to Business Class for Free... Through Kindness

Leora Novick | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
Leora Novick

On my recent trip to Europe, I was upgraded to business class for free, along with two of my travel companions. I had never flown business class internationally before.

Why You Should Believe in Karma

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 07.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

My 3.5-year-old son Ari has a passion for Legos -- even bigger than his passion for pizza. I know this, because when Ari's busy with his Legos, not e...

Is America to Blame for the Crisis on the Border?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 07.09.2014 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

The roots of this crisis go back decades, to a time when the American government thought it was more important to frustrate the Russians than to end a bloodbath. A natural question is, how long are we responsible for the sins and errors of the past?

Letting Go of Unnecessary Necessities

Chris Fici | Posted 06.26.2014 | Religion
Chris Fici

While we certainly no longer live in traditional times, there are still those who identify as monastics who are walking the talk of humanity and providing profound examples of connection, compassion, and inter-connectivity.

My No. 1 Tip for Good Karma

Starla Fitch, M.D. | Posted 06.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Starla Fitch, M.D.

One of the nurses told me she gets super happy whenever this happens to her. She explained what really happens when you get the "cold shoulder reaction" in the hallway.

Super-Rich Indian Guru: Dead or Just Resting?

Michael Sigman | Posted 08.06.2014 | Comedy
Michael Sigman

Has mega-rich Hindu guru Shri Ashutosh Maharaj been dead for the past four months, as attested by doctors, his family and the police? Or has he been ...

50 Shades of Karma (No Grey Area Here)

Kristen Noel | Posted 07.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Kristen Noel

We've got a credit rating for almost every aspect of our lives, but what about our karma? Is your soul in good standing?

Heart Attack of the World

Mark Morford | Posted 07.13.2014 | Green
Mark Morford

Can we adapt? Who the hell knows. We haven't really had to try for what, a few thousand years? We're a little rusty. And lazy. And entitled.

World's Most Honest Janitor Gets To Keep $80,000 He Found In Toilet Stall

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.14.2014 | Good News

A cleaner who found close to $100,000 in a toilet stall three years ago is now flush with cash. Chamindu Amarsinghe first stumbled upon the cash, i...

Who Needs to Learn the Lessons Of Grief?

Megan Devine | Posted 07.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Megan Devine

There might be lessons here, about trusting your own heart, leaning into the places you are deeply broken. There might be places to explore, ways to find out if any of your deep self remains, given what you have endured. So learn, yes. Study your own heart, yes.

Frane Selak: The Luckiest Unlucky Man to Ever Live

David Ransom | Posted 07.02.2014 | Entertainment
David Ransom

Strange but true, this is an unbelievable tale of survival and cosmic karma. ...

Making Better, More Purposeful Choices

davidji | Posted 06.28.2014 | Healthy Living
davidji

"All living beings have actions (Karma) as their own, their inheritance, their congenital cause, their kinsman, their refuge. It is Karma that diffe...

Humbled: The Price of Wisdom

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 06.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

When we can finally come to accept our rightful place in the nature of things, we see that we are neither absolutely divine nor absolutely evil, but somewhere in between. And since that means we don't have to be perfect that's not necessarily a bad place to be.

Five Spiritual Mysteries: #1 Is Karma Fair? (Part 2)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 06.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

Even at a time when religion is declining in the West, most people remember the Biblical saying "As you sow, so shall you reap." They cling to a belie...

Revenge or Forgiveness: Which Road Do You Walk?

Gadadhara Pandit Dasa | Posted 06.01.2014 | Religion
Gadadhara Pandit Dasa

It's not possible to forget the incident or person that caused us pain. Hinduism suggests that the highest platform to exist on is the platform of compassion.

WATCH: Florida Man Unleashes Road Rage, Universe Responds Appropriately

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.28.2014 | Crime

If this video were a food, its instructions would read, "Instant karma. Just add water and mix with included road rage." After a minute of nonstop ...

5 Spiritual Mysteries: #1 Is Karma Fair?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

If you want to save the Law of Karma in a serious way, one that makes a difference to how people live their lives, there are a few genuine alternatives that should be considered.

The 4 Kinds Of Love You'll Experience

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 05.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

Love relationships play critical roles in our lives. But perhaps our most difficult task lies in disentangling the emotional knot to reveal the core function of our relationship. Detaching ourselves from our feelings just enough to assess the authenticity of our relationship can make a world of a difference in the quality of love we give and gain.

Dear Karma, I Have a List of People You Missed

James Ishmael Ford | Posted 05.13.2014 | Religion
James Ishmael Ford

Karma is one of those words that have launched into our English language with a vengeance. Mostly people take it in a new age sense, as cosmic payback.

What Price Karma?

Jessica Wolf | Posted 03.23.2014 | Fifty
Jessica Wolf

My last mammogram was scheduled on the hottest day of the year. And in the Northeast, that almost always means humid. People are sweaty and cranky. Hair is frizzy. It's not like this time of year, when everyone is merely recuperating from spreading good cheer.

Dear Thieves, Karma Is A B*tch. Sincerely, These People.

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

No one likes a thief, a con artist or a scammer. And that's why it feels oh-so-good when those shady individuals get their comeuppance. We know you'll...

The Dharma of the Rings

David Loy | Posted 02.19.2014 | Religion
David Loy

Can The Lord of the Rings be understood as a new Buddhist myth - a spiritual teaching that speaks to our situation today?