Secondly, there is the miracle of the sound of Hopkins's words, the incantatory effect--what Craig O'Brien calls the mantric
effect--they can have.
For instance, Keating has maintained that the western Christian intention of receptive listening to the Sacred Word is different from the eastern Hindu concentration involved during mantric
Bhaktivedanta, with whom he had recently publicly appeared at Ohio State University and whose "Conversations on Mantric
Poetry" contains material on Poe.
Using the Descrizione appended to Vasari's Lives of 1568, Levey provides details of these temporary, disposable vistas created to further embellish Dei's mantric
word has four levels: first, the sound; second, the meaning which is the ground for concentration; third, the idea which is the ground for meditation; and fourth, the spirit which is the root of it (Wood, 1962).
Valorize, reify, fractal, dialogic, ontology and epistemology are among the enchanted verbal inner circle; the mantric
repetition of these sanctioned words acquires a kind of incantatory lyricism, even a (doubtless unintentional) musicality.
Within nsibidi, an Efik writing system, pictograms are mediatory signs with a mantric
power and pulsation that indicate a realm beyond ordinary discourse (Asante 60).
The two other slogans that were to gain wide currency--"A house is a machine for living in" and "The plan is the generator"--are more precise in their meaning, but again their mantric
repetition by others is invariably atmospheric and misses the more radical claims being made.
And presaging a pending engagement, human rights provide a mantric
ideology commensurate with this 'universal' scale.
5) Finally, the whole issue of the forms of relationship between the mantras of these deities (not here studied) and their visualization: are these arbitrary, or are these interesting domains of meaning to be explored between the mantric
and the visualized forms of the deities (particularly in light of tantric ideological assertions of connections between these two)?
The band toil away behind with a mantric
riff that's very Faust and belies the year zero notion of punk.
We get home, he's as good as new after the voice tremor -- and I realize that we all need to insert those spiritual moments of complaint, those subconscious, gypsy screams, those mantric
outcries, between correcting papers, making dinner, loving children, formulating a written report, composing e-mails and filling lunch boxes.