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Of course, several trope titles use the term "Karma" or "Karmic" (most of them incorrectly).

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Of course, several trope titles use the term "Karma" or "Karmic" (most of them incorrectly).

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* AdaptationalKarma - for when a KarmaHoudini is punished in an adaption of the original story

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* AdaptationalKarma - for when a KarmaHoudini is punished in an adaption adaptation of the original story


# The word ''{{karma}}'' is used more or less "correctly" per its original meaning.

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# The word ''{{karma}}'' ''karma'' is used more or less "correctly" per its original meaning.



For cases where the term {{karma}} is ''not'' used "properly", see CallItKarma. Frequently paired with the spiritual concept of {{Reincarnation}}.

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For cases where the term {{karma}} karma is ''not'' used "properly", see CallItKarma. Frequently paired with the spiritual concept of {{Reincarnation}}.



This page originally read "Describe {{Karma}} here." Yikes! Of course that's also the whole point. {{Karma}} is a complex spiritual concept whose [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karma disambiguation]] is perhaps best left not to Wiki/TVTropes or Wiki/{{Wikipedia}}, but to actual religious study.

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This page originally read "Describe {{Karma}} Karma here." Yikes! Of course that's also the whole point. {{Karma}} Karma is a complex spiritual concept whose [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karma disambiguation]] is perhaps best left not to Wiki/TVTropes or Wiki/{{Wikipedia}}, but to actual religious study.


* KarmicJackpot - whem the character does something good, and gets a suitably great reward in return.

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* KarmicJackpot - whem when the character does something good, and gets a suitably great reward in return.return.
* KarmicMisfire - for when an innocent character is wrongly punished instead of a guilty character


* AdaptationalKarma - for when a KarmaHoudini is punished in an adaption of the original story.

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* AdaptationalKarma - for when a KarmaHoudini is punished in an adaption of the original story. story


* AdaptionalKarma - for when a KarmaHoudini is punished in an adaption of the original story.

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* AdaptionalKarma AdaptationalKarma - for when a KarmaHoudini is punished in an adaption of the original story.

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* AdaptionalKarma - for when a KarmaHoudini is punished in an adaption of the original story.


* KarmicJackpot - for when a win was deserved

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* KarmicJackpot - for when whem the character does something good, and gets a win was deservedsuitably great reward in return.


Note that UsefulNotes/{{Hinduism}} and UsefulNotes/{{Buddhism}} have different views on karma. In Hinduism, there is "good" and "bad" karma, while in Buddhism, ''all karma is bad'', and the goal is to achieve enlightenment and thus escape from its bonds.

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Note that UsefulNotes/{{Hinduism}} UsefulNotes/{{Hinduism}}, Jainism, and UsefulNotes/{{Buddhism}} have different views on karma. In Hinduism, there is "good" and "bad" karma; in Jainism there are also two types of karma, with the goal to remove all the "bad" karma ''then'' the "good" karma to achieve perfection (becoming a "siddha"); while in Buddhism, Buddhism ''all karma is bad'', bad'' and the goal is to achieve enlightenment (becoming a "buddha") and thus escape from its bonds.

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* KarmicThief - for when a thief only targets those who deserve it

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* KarmicRape - when LaserGuidedKarma hits in a very sensitive spot


* OffscreenKarma - when punishment is unseen or is occuring

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* OffscreenKarma - when punishment is unseen or is occuringwill happen

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* OffscreenKarma - when punishment is unseen or is occuring

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* KarmicNod - for when a character accepts that his/her karmic punishment was deserved


* CallItKarma
* CartesianKarma
* KarmaHoudini
* KarmaHoudiniWarranty
* KarmaMeter
* KarmicDeath
* KarmicJackpot
* KarmicProtection
* KarmicTransformation
* KarmicTrickster
* KarmicTwistEnding
* LaserGuidedKarma
* SexualKarma

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* CallItKarma
CallItKarma - for when it's not but the term fits
* CartesianKarma
CartesianKarma - for when penance must be paid for your evil deeds whilst brainwashed
* KarmaHoudini
KarmaHoudini - for the character who can never be caught
* KarmaHoudiniWarranty
KarmaHoudiniWarranty - to make sure the KarmaHoudini deserves their status
* KarmaMeter
KarmaMeter - for an easy to read guide to your [=Karma=] levels
* KarmicDeath
KarmicDeath - for when a death was deserved
* KarmicJackpot
KarmicJackpot - for when a win was deserved
* KarmicProtection
KarmicProtection - for a fair punishment, don't be too evil
* KarmicTransformation
KarmicTransformation - for when you become the thing you hate
* KarmicTrickster
KarmicTrickster - for balancing the world's karma (or at least that's the excuse)
* KarmicTwistEnding
KarmicTwistEnding - for making sure that Aesop sticks
* LaserGuidedKarma
LaserGuidedKarma - for [=Karma=] with ridiculously good timing
* SexualKarmaSexualKarma - for giving good sex, you get good sex

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