Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to sacred: Sacred Space, Sacred texts
References in classic literature ?
carrying its curse with it) from one lawless Mohammedan hand to another; and still, through all chances and changes, the successors of the three guardian priests kept their watch, waiting the day when the will of Vishnu the Preserver should restore to them their sacred gem.
Sincerely and earnestly hoping that this little book may do something toward throwing light on the American slave system, and hastening the glad day of deliverance to the millions of my brethren in bonds--faithfully relying upon the power of truth, love, and justice, for success in my humble efforts --and solemnly pledging my self anew to the sacred cause,--I subscribe myself,
Elephants were bathing in the waters of the sacred river, and groups of Indians, despite the advanced season and chilly air, were performing solemnly their pious ablutions.
They would betray one's private life for a groat, for they hold nothing sacred.
Next day she received a box containing the Sacred Host, which was left at her house for her to partake of.
Speak, then," he snarled, turning to me; "but blaspheme not against the things that are sacred upon Barsoom.
Ye know, also, that when mosques are builded, asses bear the stones and the cement, and cross the sacred threshold.
On the contrary, the Moors reverence cats as something sacred.
Synopsis: "Sacred Medicine Cupboard: A Holistic Guide and Journal for Caring for Your Family Naturally-Recipes, Tips, and Practices" is the collaborative work of Anni Daulter (author of Sacred Pregnancy and founder of the Sacred Living movement), Jessica Booth (a birth worker, healer, mother, and cocreator of Mama Baby Wise, Sacred Essence, Sacred Fertility, and Sacred Moon Wisdom), Jessica Smithson (a creative kinesiologist, healer, birth worker, mother, and cocreator of Mama Baby Wise, Sacred Essence, Sacred Fertility, and Sacred Moon Wisdom.
It is called Sacred Springs because it draws from the collective wisdom of diverse communities with rich cultures and deep faith, who have a common concern for safeguarding and sustaining the precious resources of the earth.
The Sadaham Yathra which toured in the places of worship Thiriyaya, Seruwila and Somawathiya, including the sacred places where the Buddha visited in Sri Lanka, was concluded at the Presidential Secretariat.
A MIKE GILMORE hat-trick ensured Sacred Heart Sixth Form clinched the 2015 Everton Senior Shield at a windswept Finch Farm last week.