circumambulate


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walk around something

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And remember when We showed Ebrahim the site of the [Sacred] House [saying]: Associate not anything [in worship with Me and purify My House for those who circumambulate it [i.
Attempts to circumambulate this irrelevant result by introducing cutoff frequencies either at the Planck length or at an arbitrary energy of 100 GeV, are hardly acceptable.
This reflective space is dedicated to witnessing these photographs in the present, a place visitors may pause quietly, meditate, pray, or circumambulate a chedei (stupa).
As you circumambulate and move closer to the kaaba you feel like a small stream merging into a big river.
They come from every corner of the world to visit Mecca and circumambulate the Kaaba in response to the first call of Prophet Abraham, when he built the Kaaba with his son Ismail and responded to Allah's order to call upon human beings to head towards it for the Hajj.
The program achieved the dream of many to visit the House of God and circumambulate the Kaaba and visit the Mosque of the Messenger of God peace be upon him and pray in it.
and electrons orbit their atomic nuclei, and angels circumambulate the
Set to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, the dancers in the pair become each other'scenter points as they circumambulate one another.
Kapoor's Hive fills the gallery to bursting, all the while maintaining a curious, inviting intimacy by conjuring a hollow space which one must circumambulate the sculpture to discover.
After the stoning they circumambulate the Kaaba to complete Hajj, required of all able Muslims and for many a purifying, once-in-a-lifetime experience.
TCHRD reported that the Lhasa City Committee ordered children not visit monasteries, circumambulate, or wear amulet thread during Saka Dawa.
After my death, O monks, there (people) will come to circumambulate (my) caityas, venerate (my) caityas, saying: "Here the Venerable One has been born--here the Venerable One has attained the unsurpassable complete enlightenment--here the Venerable One has turned the threefold, twelve-spoked lawful wheel--here the Venerable One has gone to the realm of complete nirvana.
The earlier argument focuses on one specific, and undoubtedly very important, form of popular devotion: the pilgrimage to a holy well which the pilgrim would circumambulate clockwise a specified number of times, often negotiating a rocky path on bare feet or knees.
Only where federalism implicates the separation of powers has the Supreme Court issued an arguably formalist ruling that Congress cannot circumambulate.
Women circumambulate the peepul tree hoping for a son.