Karma-Yoga: The Indian Model of Moral Development

  title={Karma-Yoga: The Indian Model of Moral Development},
  author={Zubin R. Mulla and Venkat R. Krishnan},
  journal={Journal of Business Ethics},
A comprehensive model of moral development must encompass moral sensitivity, moral reasoning, moral motivation, and moral character. Western models of moral development have often failed to show validity outside the culture of their origin. We propose Karma-Yoga, the technique of intelligent action discussed in the Bhagawad Gita as an Indian model for moral development. Karma-Yoga is conceptualized as made up of three dimensions viz. duty-orientation, indifference to rewards, and equanimity… 

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