Example sentences for circumambulation

Here you can find a large assortment of example sentences for the word circumambulation, or in other words sentences that can help you learn how to use circumambulation in a sentence. Learning how to use a word in a sentences can be very helpful, for example when it comes to learning how to use the word in a sentence, in which context the word can be used as well as to learn the true meaning of the word "circumambulation".

Circumambulation in a sentence

Here below you will find several sentences that illustrate how to use the word circumambulation in a sentence.

  1. These depictions are generally clockwise in the traditional direction of circumambulation (pradakshina).

  2. Corbels are finished above the pillars, however these are not fully cut in to make the space for circumambulation.

  3. The right to left sequence is the same direction taken by the devotees in their ritual circumambulation as they wind inward toward the inner sanctum.

  4. This conforms with pradaksina, the ritual of circumambulation performed by pilgrims who move in a clockwise direction while keeping the sanctuary to their right.

  5. The jagati, apart from giving a raised look to the temple, serves as a pradakshinapatha or "circumambulation path" for circumambulation around the temple, as the garbagriha (inner sanctum) provides no such feature.

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoysala_Empire, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamandur, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoysala_architecture, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borobudur

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