meditation


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Synonyms for meditation

Synonyms for meditation

Synonyms for meditation

continuous and profound contemplation or musing on a subject or series of subjects of a deep or abstruse nature

(religion) contemplation of spiritual matters (usually on religious or philosophical subjects)

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The time passed in such meditations, and when the teacher came, the lesson about the adverbs of place and time and manner of action was not ready, and the teacher was not only displeased, but hurt.
When his meditations had attained this satisfactory point, he became aware of his remaining boot, of which, with unimpaired solemnity he proceeded to divest himself; shaking his head with exceeding gravity all the time, and sighing deeply.
I sat in meditation two days and two nights, abstracting my mind; inbreathing and outbreathing in the required manner .
I followed him on his meditations, and to discuss ethnological points also.
Otherwise' - this was in Pushtu for decency's sake -'thou wouldst have ended thy meditations upon the sultry side of Hell - being an unbeliever and an idolater for all thy child's simplicity.
These meditations were entirely employed on Mr Allworthy's fortune; for, first, he exercised much thought in calculating, as well as he could, the exact value of the whole: which calculations he often saw occasion to alter in his own favour: and, secondly and chiefly, he pleased himself with intended alterations in the house and gardens, and in projecting many other schemes, as well for the improvement of the estate as of the grandeur of the place: for this purpose he applied himself to the studies of architecture and gardening, and read over many books on both these subjects; for these sciences, indeed, employed his whole time, and formed his only amusement.
In short, not to keep the reader in long suspense, just at the very instant when his heart was exulting in meditations on the happiness which would accrue to him by Mr Allworthy's death, he himself--died of an apoplexy.
Sometimes, when he saw a huge bull taking his repose in a prairie, he would steal along a ravine, until close upon him; then rouse him from his meditations with a pebble, and take a shot at him as he started up.
5 (ANI): Gone are the days when you could get away with the excuse of a hectic day at work to avoid meditation.
The idea of meditation is often thought about in the same breath as that of a Zen-like state of mind that looks at the world calmly and treats others in it with more compassion.
com @LIVECHONEWS DROP-IN meditation classes are to be held at Maghull Town Hall, Hall Lane, throughout this month and next.
A YOUNG entrepreneur is looking to expand her meditation business by offering sessions to companies.
After observing the difference that meditation was having on the number of seizures she was suffering, she incorporated a regular meditation schedule into her day-to-day life.
Yoga and meditation have long been associated with stress relief and improving one's ability to find calm and focus.
Silence to Stillness can answer many questions in the mind of a reader and will give them a kind of clarity that will help them enter a deeper state in meditation and enhance their meditation journey.