Ablution sentence example
He is first subjected to the process of purification, which consists of an ablution with nirang (cow-urine).
If one needed to do ablution once, I did it twice.
Animals and birds were sacrificed and libations poured to him, and prayers were addressed to him by devotees who had purified themselves by ablution and repeated flagellation.
The Prophet went with him for the prayer without performing a new ablution.
The wine and water used for this purpose are themselves sometimes called "the ablution."Advertisement
Similarly the Brahman takes care, after ablution of a person, to wipe the cathartic water off from head to feet downwards, that the malign influence may pass out through the feet.
In the 4th century in the East it was usual to wash the hands on entering the church (see Ablution).
Toilet Soaps, &c. - Soaps used in personal ablution in no way differ from the soaps previously alluded to, and may consist of any of the varieties.
Godlas says astronauts could force water between their two hands and then moisten the body during a minor ablution.
Without Law we can make no ablution from our sins; but without Spirit there is no water.Advertisement
The sick person, or his representative, after ablution, prayer and sacrifice, was made to sleep on the hide of the sacrificed animal, or at the feet of the statue of the god, while sacred rites were performed.
The patient's skin burns, that of a frog is cold to the touch; therefore tie to the foot of the bed a frog, bound with red and black thread, and wash down the sick man so that the water of ablution falls 1 In its technical ecclesiastical sense the ablution is the ritual washing of the chalice and of the priest's fingers after the celebration of Holy Communion in the Catholic Church.