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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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Cleanliness is Next to Godliness: Ritual Purity and the Dead Sea
Ritual Purity Rulings. CD, 4QD, 5QD, 6QD (Damascus Document). 4Q159 ( 4QOrdinancesa).
Body of Text: The Emergence of the Sunni Law of Ritual Purity
Jewish ritual bath – mikveh in the hotel Joseph1699
mikveh was used by priesthood in ancient Israel as ritual purity before their women to achieve the ritual purity after menstruation or childbirth.
Water, Hindu Mythology and an Unequal Social Order in India
Water has since then been recognised as an instrument to determine the rigours of socio-ritual purity and pollution of the human body.

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The Tefillin of Qumran
Rabbi Dr. Yonatan Adler is an Israeli archaeologist, and has recently completed his Ph.D.
Religious Women Ascend to Temple Mount
Ascending to the Temple Mount in ritual purity is allowed, as long as you don't stand where the Temple or its courtyard were. It's wonderful to worship Gd in the actual dwelling place of His Presence,” said Tzippora Filtz.

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Ritual purification - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Reformed Christianity, ritual purity is achieved though the Confession of Sins, and Assurance of Forgiveness, and Sanctification.
Judaism 101: Kosher Sex
This is part of the extensive laws of ritual purity described in the Torah.
Ritual Purity: Information from
Ritual Purity (Heb. tohorah ). A concept in Jewish law indicating the fitness of a person to participate in Temple ritual or of an object for use.
The Bible and Ritual Purity
A key to understanding certain Biblical passages is knowing about ancient concepts of ritual purity. Here is a verse that is a point of contention, for example: Lev.
Ritual Purity

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