spiritual leader

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Noun1.spiritual leader - a leader in religious or sacred affairsspiritual leader - a leader in religious or sacred affairs
leader - a person who rules or guides or inspires others
hazan, cantor - the official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos
Catholicos - the ecclesiastical title of the leaders of the Nestorian and Armenian churches
clergyman, man of the cloth, reverend - a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church
Evangelist - (when capitalized) any of the spiritual leaders who are assumed to be authors of the Gospels in the New Testament: Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John
patriarch - title for the heads of the Eastern Orthodox Churches (in Istanbul and Alexandria and Moscow and Jerusalem)
non-Christian priest, priest - a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion
rabbi - spiritual leader of a Jewish congregation; qualified to expound and apply Jewish law
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Summary: New Delhi [India], Mar 6 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday slammed spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar for his 'Syria-like situation in India' remark.
Research Scholars say Pir Shah, a spiritual leader, was a military commander in Kalhoro dynasty in 1690s in Sindh but he has a following from across Pakistan especially Balochistan and Punjab who attend a three-day Urs, celebrate every year in his remembrance.
According to research and scholars, Pir Shah, a spiritual leader, was a military commander in the Kalhoro dynasty in the 1690s in Sindh.
LAHORE -- Spiritual leader and the custodian of Sial Sharif Shrine of Sargodha Pir Khawaja Hameeduddin Sialvi on Monday accepted Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah's explanation.
SARGODHA -- Spiritual leader Pir Hameeduddin Sialvi on Thursday dispelled the impression of backtracking or making any deal with the Punjab government.
Talking about conduct of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief Imran Khan, Chaudhry said that Imran does not feel any difference between the abode of his spiritual leader and Gymkhana club.
GUJRANWALA -- SarAgodha-based spiritual leader Pir Hameeduddin Sialvi on Sunday gave a deadline of Dec 31 to Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif for taking resignation from Law Minister Rana Sanaullah and said that in case of his failure he would ask him to quit his post.
KARACHI -- Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah Wednesday held a reception in honour of Spiritual Leader of Bohara Community Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin at Chief Minister House.
A team of 40 specially trained CRPF commandos will provide proximate security to the spiritual leader who will have two escort vehicles in her convoy.
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama shakes hands with retired Assam Rifles personnel Naren Chandra Das, the lone known survivor of a group of seven Indian personnel who were the first to receive the Dalai Lama on Indian soil after he fled Tibet, during an event in Guwahati.
Summary: Former Druze spiritual leader Sheikh Bahjat Ghaith (Sheikh Aql) passed away Monday after a long battle with illness, the state-run National News Agency reported.
May 1, 2016 (JUBA) - Authorities in the newly created Northern Liech state have issued a statement expressing sympathies and condolences to family members and relatives of the departed spiritual leader, Dhiador Turoal Thaibany.