Positive karmic force

The type of karmic force associated with a constructive action and which ripens intermittently into transitory happiness. It has two phases: (1) the positive karmic energy of the action, and (2) the positive karmic potential after the action.

Tibetan: བསོད་ནམས། bsod-nams

Sanskrit: puṇya

Pali: puñña

J. Hopkins: Merit

Other languages

Italiano: Forza karmica positiva
Tiếng Việt: Nghiệp lực thiện hảo/tích cực

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