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What is sacred reality?

Last Updated: 1st January, 2020

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Sacred Reality is understood differently within different religions, and is called by various names such as God, Allah, Elohim, Brahman, Nirvana, The Tao, The Great Mystery, and others. A transcendent view of Sacred Reality is characterized by perceiving Sacred Reality as outside of us or beyond us.

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Regarding this, what is considered sacred?

sacred. Something sacred is holy, devoted to a religious ceremony, or simply worthy of awe and respect. Sacred is an adjective used to describe a person or thing worthy of worship or declared holy. It usually appears in a religious context, but an object or place set aside for a particular purpose can also be sacred.

One may also ask, what is the difference between holy and sacred? Sacred is a word used to distinguish worldly things and concepts from those that are godly or in some way connected with god. In general, holy is more of an abstract concept whereas concrete objects are considered sacred.

Also to know is, what is the meaning of ultimate reality?

Definition of ultimate reality. : something that is the supreme, final, and fundamental power in all reality ultimate reality in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam is God.

What makes a story sacred?

A sacred story is a story that is purported to contain some deep and significant natural or spiritual truth. Sacred stories are sacred not because they do actually contain deep and significant truths but because somebody purports, and enough people believe, that they do.

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