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Definition of Ritual

Ritual
Ritual Rit"u*al, a.[L. ritualis, fr. ritus a rite: cf. F. rituel.] Of or pertaining to rites or ritual; as, ritual service or sacrifices; the ritual law.
Ritual
Ritual Rit"u*al, n. [Cf. F. rituel.] 1. A prescribed form of performing divine service in a particular church or communion; as, the Jewish ritual. 2. Hence, the code of ceremonies observed by an organization; as, the ritual of the freemasons. 3. A book containing the rites to be observed.

Meaning of Ritual from wikipedia

- A ritual is a sequence of activities involving gestures, words, actions, or objects, performed according to a set sequence. Rituals may be prescribed...
- A ritual is the scripted performance of ceremonial action, usually for a perceived supernatural purpose. Ritual(s) or The Ritual may also refer to: Ritual...
- unsubstantiated cases of Satanic ritual abuse (SRA, sometimes known as ritual abuse, ritualistic abuse, organized abuse, or ****ic ritual abuse) starting in the...
- worship of a deity, and ritual purity is a state of ritual cleanliness. Ritual purification may also apply to objects and places. Ritual uncleanliness is not...
- The Ritual is a 2017 British horror film directed by David Bruckner and written by Joe Barton. It stars Rafe Spall, Arsher Ali, Robert James-Collier, and...
- The Ritual is a 2011 British horror novel by Adam Nevill. The book was first released in the United Kingdom on 7 October 2011 through Pan Macmillan and...
- Myth and ritual are two central components of religious practice. Although myth and ritual are commonly united as parts of religion, the exact relationship...
- the Vedic Hinduism, a homa (Sanskrit: होम) also known as havan, is a fire ritual performed on special occasions by a Hindu priest usually for a homeowner...
- Ritual Spirit is an EP by British trip hop trio M****ive Attack, released on 28 January 2016. It features trip hop artist Tricky for the first time since...
- Satanic ritual may refer to: Black M****, a ritual characterized by the inversion of the Traditional Latin M**** celebrated by the Roman Catholic Church...