[Advaita-l] Karmas and Kali yuga

Subrahmanian, Sundararaman V [FI] sundararaman.v.subrahmanian at citigroup.com
Fri Apr 8 15:15:27 CDT 2005

atyutkaTaiH pApaiH (puNyaiH) ihaiva phalam ashnute |

One gets the results of one's actions in the same birth for both merits and demerits 
(if they are) of a very high order.  (Origin not known to me - heard from elders).


On Thu, 7 Apr 2005, Abhishek RK wrote:

> Namaste,
> I have heard some people saying that in Kali Yuga all the karmaphala
> of all our karmas is got in "this" life itself. I have serious doubts
> about this as to the relation between kali yuga and karmas (is there
> any relation?). Is this supported by shastras or siddhanta?

No I don't think so.  What we see in the cycle of yugas is a diminution of
the power of Dharma not a change in its nature itself.

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>


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