the Sufi practice of gathering to listen to religious poetry that is sung, often accompanied by ecstatic dance or other ritual.
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noun 1. Abigail (Smith) 1744–1818, U.S. social and political figure (wife of John Adams). 2. Alice, 1926–1999, U.S. writer. 3. Ansel, 1902–84, U.S. photographer. 4. Brooks, 1848–1927, U.S. historian and political scientist (son of Charles Francis Adams and brother of Henry Brooks Adams). 5. Charles Francis, 1807–86, U.S. statesman: minister to Great Britain 1861–68 (son […]
noun, Hinduism, Buddhism. 1. the highest stage in meditation, in which a person experiences oneness with the universe. noun 1. (Buddhism, Hinduism) a state of deep meditative contemplation which leads to higher consciousness noun a state of deep concentration in the object of meditation, a state of being totally aware of the present moment; one-pointedness […]
noun 1. Samhain. noun 1. a festival of the ancient Celts, held around November 1 to celebrate the beginning of winter. noun 1. an ancient Celtic festival held on Nov 1 to mark the beginning of winter and the beginning of a new year. It is also celebrated by modern pagans noun October 31, Halloween; […]
noun 1. a Hindu religious society or movement.