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Rituals In Religion

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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Rituals, invocations and sacred space
"There is a single main definition of the object of all magickal Ritual. It is the uniting of the Microcosm with the Macrocosm. The Supreme and Complete Ritual is therefore the Invocation of the Holy Guardian Angel; or, in the language of the Mysticism,...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Magick >> Rituals
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Mysterious chimpanzee behaviour could be 'sacred rituals' and show that chimps
New footage shows chimpanzees engaging in bizarre behaviour — which might be a form of sacred ritual that could show the beginnings of a kind of religious belief. Chimpanzees in West Africa have been spotted banging and throwing rocks against trees ...
Of rights, rituals and religion
The Supreme Court has, while dealing with a public interest litigation on the prohibition of entry of women into the Sabarimala Temple in Kerala, made a significant observation, addressed to the Travancore Devaswom Board, the statutory authority which ...
Religion and rituals
This refers to the letter, 'The Tableeghi Jamaat' (February 24) by Mohammad Fayyaz. First, we should ascertain the meaning of 'practising Islam'.
Mysterious Chimpanzee Behavior May Be Evidence of "Sacred" Rituals
I trampled clumsily through the dense undergrowth, attempting in vain to go a full five minutes without getting snarled in the thorns that threatened my every move. It was my first field mission in the savannahs of the Republic of Guinea.
12 Spiritual Rituals That Honor The Arrival Of A New Baby
HuffPost Religion rounded up 12 different birth-related rituals from religious and cultural traditions.

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