Don’t eat or drink untill 48 minutes after sunrise, then recite Navkar 3 times and
break the fast. By doing navkarsi one day, a person can shed karmas
equivalent to 100 years of torture in hell – i.e. karma nirjara.
You break fast more than 3 hours after sunrise. Karma nirjara equivalent to
1,000 years of hell life.
You break fast 4½ hrs after sunrise. Karma nirjara – 10,000 years of hell life.
Break fast exactly after ½ day passes = 100,000 years of karma nirjara from hell
When only ¼ of the day remaines, break the fast.
Eat only once, sitting at one place for less than 48 minutes. Also drink cooled
boiled water, up to sunset. 1 million years equivalent karma nirjara.
Eat only in one sitting, eat special fried food and things made out of yogurt.
Karm nirja =10 million years
One meal without any vigai (10 billion years of karma nirjara)
Means fasting, partial or complete, for a pre determined time.