spiritualism


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Synonyms for spiritualism

(theology) any doctrine that asserts the separate existence of God

the belief that the spirits of dead people can communicate with people who are still alive (especially via a medium)

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concern with things of the spirit

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During the 1920s and 30s some sought comfort by trying to contact their missing loved ones through their belief in spiritualism.
In 1913, only weeks before his death, Edith's father published his own diary on spiritualism, Messages from the Unseen.
But Vivekanand used it in nation building, brotherhood and spiritualism, while Dawood used that in excelling in crime world," he added, while emphasizing that the discrimination between men and women on the basis of caste, religion, language and gender is unfair and that people should be judged only on the basis of their qualities.
He said Sindh is unique in its dimension including love, spiritualism, hospitality, loyalty, bravery, democracy and each Pakistani has proud on these qualities.
Spiritualism is a Religion and Philosophy of life and Rev.
Her agenda, however, is to discuss the notion of spiritualism and why people are fixated with what awaits them - or doesn't - in the great beyond on the other side.
A TALK on spiritualism will take place in Liverpool.
Ghosts of Futures Past: Spiritualism and the Cultural Politics of Nineteenth-Century America, by Molly McGarry.
The Revenant Archives," on display at DIVA through June, is a fascinating but ultimately frustrating exploration of spiritualism, museumship, cultural history and postmodernist irony.
Moving fluidly from indulgent materialism to transcendental spiritualism, from modernist painting to conceptual practices, Yves Klein has often seemed enigmatic.
The history of Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) has its roots in early spiritualism.
SHIV MURAT Dwivedi, the self- styled guru who was allegedly found running a sex racket in the garb of spiritualism, had high- profile political contacts.
However it also notes that the film "gets bogged down by a spiritualism linked to the worship of nature.
non-fiction THE HISTORY OF SPIRITUALISM by Arthur Conan Doyle SHERLOCK Holmes was K the ultimate rationalist, of course.
Mesmerism and Spiritualism encouraged direct contact with the supernatural without intermediaries.