How to use Chanting in a sentence
He imagined Jame's creaky voice chanting it with him.
Its first sense was singing or chanting.
The girls voted out the " weakest link " by chanting " Send him off !
From 1832 to 1863 no occasion escaped him for inspiring the assailants of slavery, or chanting paeans of their martyrdom or triumph.
The peasants are getting rowdy, I can hear them chanting.Advertisement
Members of the community practice meditation and chanting to ultimately attain spiritual contemplation and oneness with God.
Each meditation session follows arati (offerings) and chanting the Guru Gita.
The classes normally do not include any philosophy, religion, chanting, or meditation, although some will use meditation during a cool-down period.
The core tenets involve tolerance of all spiritual beliefs, chanting the names of God, and building alters.
Sometimes even chanting something simple like "touchdown" can get the crowd riled up.Advertisement
A crowd that knows the words tends to yell along, and before you know it, the entire gym is chanting!
Try to get the crowd chanting this simple cheer along with you to really give the chant some teeth so that the football players can hear the encouragement while they are on the field.
Even if you're the one chanting the insults, it changes the feeling between the teams from respectful opponents to actual enemies.
Dance troupes focus on the execution of dance rather than the chanting, stunts, and props endemic to the world of cheerleading.
Chants are much simpler, and you'll find you can usually get the crowd involved pretty easily when chanting.Advertisement
For example, a skier would look pretty silly if she sat at the top of a slope in a full lotus position while chanting "Om."
Footage from Argentina showed thousands chanting " The other is me " and the white hand meaning basta.
However, just at that moment Susan and Jane rush in chanting the incantation from the scroll.
All were silently crossing themselves, and the reading of the church service, the subdued chanting of deep bass voices, and in the intervals sighs and the shuffling of feet were the only sounds that could be heard.
The chanting of the service ceased, and the voice of the priest was heard respectfully congratulating the dying man on having received the sacrament.Advertisement
Thursday evening meditation and chanting programs are suggested for first time visitors.
A Princeton graduate by the name of Thomas Peebles took the crowd chanting idea to a new level in 1884 at the University of Minnesota.
Many people learn the dance by chanting (hopefully to themselves) "quick-quick slow, slow, quick-quick slow, slow".
She began chanting "Raw Head and Bloody Bones".
The old woman continued chanting, "Raw Head and Bloody Bones, dance!"Advertisement
Each class focuses on a particular theme, and may also include Sanskrit readings, chanting, spiritual references, and pranayama exercises.
In addtion to theoretical exploration, chanting and meditation also take place.
In addtion to 100 workshops, special events include a dance party, kirtan chanting, and the LUNAFest Film Festival.
Step shows are elaborate performances in which sororities and fraternities create elaborately choreographed routines that feature a combination of clapping, stomping, and chanting.
The Udgatri's duties being mainly confined to the chanting of hymns made up of detached groups of verses of the Rigveda, as collected in the Samaveda-samhita, the more important Brahmanas of this sacerdotal class deal chiefly with the various modes of chanting, and the modifications which the verses have to undergo in their musical setting.
A man of no specific era walks or crawls up a human wide millstream chanting a Welsh hymn.
In addition to meditation and chanting, Siddha Yoga practices include retreats and selfless service.
The Jana Runnalls music section reflects her love of ceremonial chanting and drumming, vocal improvisation and shamanic journeying.
I could smell incense then saw 6 hooded monks walk past me chanting.
Surely he could not have been wrong all his life in chanting the litany as he had done!
A chance to learn about the symbolism behind the hand mudra, Tibetan chanting of the mandala offering and using a mandala set.
Movement of body energies and sound (chanting om, chanting triple gem etc) send powerful vibrations through the mind and body.
The ever popular charismatic pastor, Jack Hayford, led the chanting crowd in an " African witch doctor's dance.
Held during the sixth full moon of the lunar calendar, it involves chanting, sermons and a candlelit procession to the wat.
The purpose of chanting psalms and singing hymns is not merely to glorify our language, but to heal it.
In Kenya, children chanting slogans " free education, free education " .
Traffic came to a standstill as they marched down the road toward Holmes Avenue chanting anti-war slogans.
The Bogomils repudiated infant baptism, and considered the baptismal rite to be of a spiritual character neither by water nor by oil but by self-abnegation, prayers and chanting of hymns.
Clad in Eastern paraphernalia, he officiated at the numerous sacrifices indicated by the remains of iron and bronze knives, hatchets, chains, ashes and bones of oxen, sheep, goats, swine, fowl, &c. There was pouring of libations, chanting and music, and bells and candles were employed in the service.
The most common forms, however, are the processional litanies, and the solemn entry of clergy and choir into the church, which on festivals is accompanied by the singing of a processional hymn, their exit being similarly accompanied by the chanting of the Nunc Dimittis.
We may name, besides those already specified - in the Naples Museum, " St Euphemia," a fine early work; in Casa Melzi, Milan, the " Madonna and Child with Chanting Angels " (1461); in the Tribune of the Uffizi, Florence, three pictures remarkable for scrupulous finish; in the Berlin Museum, the " Dead Christ with two Angels "; in the Louvre, the two celebrated pictures of mythic allegory- " Parnassus " and " Minerva Triumphing over the Vices "; in the National Gallery, London, the " Agony in the Garden," the " Virgin and Child Enthroned, with the Baptist and the Magdalen," a late example; the monochrome of " Vestals," brought from Hamilton Palace; the " Triumph of Scipio " (or Phrygian Mother of the Gods received by the Roman Commonwealth), a tempera in chiaroscuro, painted only a few months before the master's death; in the Brera, Milan, the " Dead Christ, with the two Maries weeping," a remarkable tour de force in the way of foreshortening, which, though it has a stunted appearance, is in correct technical perspective as seen from all points of view.
The funeral procession is headed by a number of poor, and generally blind, men, chanting the profession of the faith, followed by male friends of the deceased, and a party of schoolboys, also chanting, generally from a poem descriptive of the state of the soul after death.