Nama Article 20th January 2015
If one repeats the Divine Name even in a helpless state, sins committed by them in a series of previous existences are burnt away.
बिबसहुँ जासु नाम नर कहहीं। जनम अनेक रचित अध दहहीं।।
(श्रीरामचरित. बा.का. 118.2)
Please check these: Excerpts from a discourse by our Sri Sri Muralidhara Swamiji
We may have taken thousands of births, committed millons of sins and accumulated numerous vaasanaas (imprints of past thoughts/actions). No matter how collossal that figure is, it is unquestionably well within the realm of the finite