Eastern tradition


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Eastern tradition

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1. (Buddhism) any of the philosophies and teachings that derive from Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and other spiritual traditions of the East
2. (Hinduism) any of the philosophies and teachings that derive from Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and other spiritual traditions of the East
3. (Islam) any of the philosophies and teachings that derive from Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and other spiritual traditions of the East
4. (Other Non-Christian Religions) any of the philosophies and teachings that derive from Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and other spiritual traditions of the East
5. (Philosophy) any of the philosophies and teachings that derive from Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and other spiritual traditions of the East
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Etched in the region's rich heritage, it is therefore apt that the 'Oud Edition' pays homage to this age old Middle Eastern tradition.
To commemorate this anniversary, the Northumberland branch of the National Union of Mineworkers has commissioned a booklet about this special North Eastern tradition.
However, other online users rejected the claims and insisted that the picture had not been touched and that the two men did exchange kisses in the Middle Eastern tradition, regardless of their political status.
The walled city will also see another Orthodox eastern tradition revived, as the image of Christ will be carried by the faithful through the streets of the walled city, as part of the service known as Epitaphios.
In the first section of the book, he writes broadly about the Eastern tradition.
In Eastern tradition, the holiday celebrates the baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist in the Jordan River, marking him as the son of God.
Does this allow a kind of engagement which is of a different sort from the Eastern tradition and one that is, in your terms, more fruitful?
At one point during his performance Winston took off his fedora, replacing it with a tarboosh -- an item very much anchored in Middle Eastern tradition -- showing his happiness to be performing in Beirut.
There are miraculous moments in contemporary Asian art when a reconciliation of Eastern tradition and the Western avant-garde really does seem possible; Inkie Whang's discovery of Lego blocks around 1994 and his systematic application of similar units on flat vertical surfaces since 2000 offer a good example.
Renowned chefs Andree Maalouf and Karim Haidar, who works at the internationally famous Lebanese restaurant in London, Fakhreldine, continue the Middle Eastern tradition of culinary invention in this collection of soups, salads, meats and deserts.
nCa Commentary : It is the eastern tradition to receive all guests with open arms.
In keeping with the Middle Eastern tradition of gift giving, their hopeful hosts have started sending tokens.
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