A tragic death interrupts their annual ritual, but years later the remaining summer core come together.
Engaging with these bodily and ritual practices serves to enrich the human spirit within.
Scars marked his face from ritual cuttings done in his tribe.
And if this ritual self-mutilation sounds familiar, it might be because it used to be a trademark of some prominent Democrats.
Our ritual duty of holiness satisfied after half an hour in the scented gothic air, there were more stops in bars.
Their dogs were feasted and crowned with flowers.836 Further details of this ritual are unfortunately lacking.
ritual is so foreign to our mores that we do not recognize its power.
Whether on the side of dogma or ritual, it seemed to have lost for the moment its old impulse—to have lost heart and life.
ritual is the perfect form of drill and of the regulated habit which comes from drill.
Is it not because their ecclesiastics have adopted symbolism into their churches and into their ritual?
ritual rit·u·al (rĭch'ōō-əl)
A detailed act or series of acts carried out by an individual to relieve anxiety or to forestall the development of anxiety.