[Advaita-l] Interpreting Jyotishya and their effects in Advaita vedanta

jaldhar at braincells.com jaldhar at braincells.com
Sat Feb 20 02:24:46 EST 2021

On Sat, 20 Feb 2021, Vishesh Bhat wrote:

> Dhanyavaada for the response.  So in essence, even actions done or
> experiences under so called supernatural influences add to good and bad
> karma?

Yes. The hallmark of karma is samkalpa (intention.)  When something is 
done for a purpose whether good or evil it will have an effect.  When 
karma is done not for a motive but out of dharmic duty and as an offering 
to Bhagavan it is karmayoga and atleast puts a break on further 
entanglement in samsara but for mukti even it must ultimately be 

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>

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