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Hindu Ritual Worship

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Ritual - Expression of Will, Art and Creativity
Most of our lives involve traditions, regular observances. These might relate to annual or seasonal holiday, it might just be meeting a friend every year at a particular time to go shopping, or have a beer and catch up. The main thing these informal...
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Ritual and Ritual Preparation
Avoid interruptions during a religious or magical rite -- take the phone off the hook, lock the doors, post a "do not disturb" notice. Depending on how your animals and/or children react to ritual, you may have to make other arrangements for them...
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Self Dedication - a Ritual for You
Self Dedication Explained Initiation is a process of "death and rebirth" - the old self dies, and the new and magickal self is born. A rite of self-dedication marks a serious commitment and dedication to the path, and should not be taken lightly....
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Serious Cleansing Ritual
This cleansing ritual has been modified from one that I performed for a dear friend who was having trouble dispelling negativity possibly sent from a former romantic acquaintance. This is not a ritual to perform for just anybody - the performer actually...
Paganism & Wicca >> Spells
Ritual Tools
The most important thing to remember about the use of ritual tools is this: the tools are unimportant -- we have all we need to make magic: our bodies, our breath, our voices, each other. However, ritual tools can be useful to remind your subconscious that...
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Practicing Sex Magick
"O Lord, intoxicate me with the wine Of Thy Love. Place the chains of Thy slavery on My feet; Make me empty of all but Thy love, And in it destroy me and bring me Back to life. The hunger Thou has awakened culminates In fulfillment." Sufimaster...
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Drawing Down the Moon
To many, the powerful rite of Drawing Down the Moon belongs exclusively to a Wiccan ritual and it is also rebuffed as some shoddy rite inserted with a favour to reflect the practices of Thessalian witches who 'called down the moon'. The context of the 'drawing...
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Introduction - SUNY Press
origins of contemporary Hindu worship rituals belong to the Indus Valley or any such ancient civilization.
Can we combine Hindu and Pagan practice? More and more of us
for reference points for syncretization and for Western- ized versions of Hindu rituals to use in their practice. Puja.
Conception and Misconception: Understanding Hinduism in Canada
conversation etc., with wife and children and so on. (Ibid, 1-2).
Courting Krishna on the Banks of the Ganges: Gender and Power in
icons (murtis) of Hindu deities out of Ganges mud.
Ritual and Music in Hindu Tradition
role of sound in Hindu thought. Sonic Liturgy continues the discussion of sound into the realm of Hindu ritual and musical traditions of worship.

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Ghatasthapana must-haves
Fruits and food: Prasad is important in any Hindu ritual worship which can be from fruits to anything edible item that is offered to God.

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Hindu Rites & Rituals: Puja or Worship of Personal Gods
An overview of the ritual world of Hinduism, from personal daily worship or 'Puja' to rites of passage or 'Samskaras' from birth till death...
Symbolism in Hindu Rituals & Worship - What Do Vedic Rituals
Hinduism Ritual, Worship, Devotion, Symbolism
Heart of Hinduism: Worship
BBC - Religions - Hinduism: Worship
Sep 27, 2005 Family members often worship together. Rituals should strictly speaking be performed three times a day.

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