Some men also considered the small steps women were forced to take after this ritual to be more feminine.
Scars marked his face from ritual cuttings done in his tribe.
For men, masturbation is taken for granted as being routine as brushing their teeth (perhaps even more frequent a ritual).
To those who circumcise for religious purposes, the criminalization of the ritual is nothing more than religious discrimination.
Engaging with these bodily and ritual practices serves to enrich the human spirit within.
Their dogs were feasted and crowned with flowers.836 Further details of this ritual are unfortunately lacking.
Throughout the ritual of the day he could not grow accustomed to saying good-bye.
Whether on the side of dogma or ritual, it seemed to have lost for the moment its old impulse—to have lost heart and life.
It is very remarkable, and although infallible, I never read it in any ritual.
Is it not because their ecclesiastics have adopted symbolism into their churches and into their ritual?
ritual rit·u·al (rĭch'ōō-əl)
A detailed act or series of acts carried out by an individual to relieve anxiety or to forestall the development of anxiety.