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Of or used in religious worship:‘devotional books’
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- ‘When with devotees of other sects, they enthusiastically join in their devotional songs.’
- ‘Anyway, after reading a section from one of Hine's books about devotional magic I decided to make a shrine for Ganesha.’
- ‘If one wants to ignore this devotional service, there is the danger of turning to atheism.’
- ‘We need to bring together the devotional and mystical and scriptural pieces.’
- ‘In the chaos of a recent move and exciting reunions with old friends I did very little ritual or devotional work at all.’
- ‘They sing devotional songs in praise of the lord, and holy texts are chanted throughout the night.’
- ‘Small-scale sacred song - hymns and devotional song for domestic use - also flourished.’
- ‘The material in this book constitutes the best combination of theology and devotional reading that I have come across for a long time.’
- ‘This makes it excellent for those practicing bhakti or a devotional religious path.’
- ‘Yet as an atheist and Marxist can we expect that she would understand or appreciate Hindu devotional or yogic practices?’
- ‘I developed a liking for devotional songs of the Goddess from childhood.’
- ‘Bhakti yoga cultivates a devotional relationship with God through prayers and rituals.’
- ‘These places of worship were stuffed with devotional images, which were adorned on festival days and adored on others.’
- ‘He also leads devotional songs and has captured the interest of the young and old alike.’
- ‘Daily prayer meetings were held in the ashram with the singing of devotional songs and readings from the Gita.’
- ‘In line with this belief, devotional cults sprang up in which reverence and homage were offered and intercessions sought.’
- ‘It was meant as a kind of religious devotional image and he had planned to produce ten thousand copies.’
- ‘I learned so much from so many people but mainly I learned from the very poor who were so deeply devotional.’
- ‘I get up early and exercise and have devotional time-private time of reading and prayer.’
- ‘How the theistic moral life culminates in devotional life will be discussed in this book.’
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