Are Some Natural Disasters a Form of Punishment?

Often when large-scale disasters occur in our world some people attribute these tragedies to the judgement of God. In this Short Answers episode, Gareth Black explores the logic of Karma and whether there is any basis for claiming natural disasters as a form of cosmic punishment.


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