beingness


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beingness

(ˈbiːɪŋnəs)
n
the state of being or existing
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Noun1.beingness - the state or fact of existing; "a point of view gradually coming into being"; "laws in existence for centuries"
state - the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
actuality - the state of actually existing objectively; "a hope that progressed from possibility to actuality"
timeless existence, timelessness, eternity - a state of eternal existence believed in some religions to characterize the afterlife
preexistence - existing in a former state or previous to something else
coexistence - existing peacefully together
subsistence - the state of existing in reality; having substance
presence - the state of being present; current existence; "he tested for the presence of radon"
life - the course of existence of an individual; the actions and events that occur in living; "he hoped for a new life in Australia"; "he wanted to live his own life without interference from others"
aliveness, animation, living, life - the condition of living or the state of being alive; "while there's life there's hope"; "life depends on many chemical and physical processes"
life - a characteristic state or mode of living; "social life"; "city life"; "real life"
transcendence, transcendency - a state of being or existence above and beyond the limits of material experience
possibleness, possibility - capability of existing or happening or being true; "there is a possibility that his sense of smell has been impaired"
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This process of 'beingness' continuously takes place in all our relationships.
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In a Gue Pelou performance, one is experiencing, rather, a process of spiritual beingness that offers considerable challenges, but also great benefits, to participating performers.
As well as weekly Sunday services, members of the church can visit the building during the week for spiritual exercises aimed at the "restoration of beingness and ability."
A fundamental unity of consciousness and matter may exist in the cosmic ground state, with space full of beingness. Consciousness may be distributed spatially and a property of the whole universe in which we participate.
We can't take all our material possessions when we leave this world, but we can bring our sense of beingness. That's not physical.
Similarly, things change their beingness when enlivened by a spirit.
In respect to Being, the tableau is a pure indeterminate presence - a privileged 'beingness' that articulates being as different from the totality of all being," he says.
This version of the Lord's Prayer shows emphatically that God is not a human being or a being of any other, and can be more clearly understood as God being Beingness itself.
spiritual, but non-sectarian manner that allows for each person to find their own way to the heart of all beingness and reality.