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WHAT DOES HELIOLATRY MEAN IN ENGLISH?
A solar deity is a sky deity who represents the Sun, or an aspect of it, usually by its perceived power and strength. Solar deities and sun worship can be found throughout most of recorded history in various forms. Hence, many beliefs have formed around this worship, such as the "missing sun" found in many cultures.
The translations of heliolatry from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «heliolatry» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HELIOLATRY» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about heliolatry
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HELIOLATRY»
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The Souls of the Stars and the Universal Heliolatry
THIS 9 PAGE ARTICLE WAS EXTRACTED FROM THE BOOK: The Secret Doctrine: The Synthesis of Science, Religion and Philosophy Part 3, OCCULTISM, by H. P. Blavatsky. To purchase the entire book, please order ISBN 1564594157.
H. P. Blavatsky, 2010
Tess of the d'Urbervilles
1 This chapter and all references to Tess's hahy were omitted from the Graphic
serial version of the novel. See Appendix B. 2 Heliolatry is the worship of the sun.
1 Drawn cotton has subtle designs in texture that are I H. THOMAS HARDY ...
Thomas Hardy, Sarah E. Maier, 1996
A cyclopaedia of Biblical literature
This implies that the worship of Jupiter was already established and pipul.ir at the
place, and that heliolatry previously was not; and therefore we should rather
expect the town to have Iwrne some name referring to Jupiter than to the sun ;
John Kitto, 1846
The Phoenician Solar Theology: An Investigation Into the ...
... heliolatry”.54 I doubt that it is proper to classify Iamblichos' influence as a
conversion, because, as we have seen above, Julian felt a special relationship
with the sun from his childhood.55 This feeling was instrumental in developing
Joseph Azize, 2005
A cyclopædia of biblical literature, ed. by J. Kitto
This implies that the worship of Jupiter was already established and popular at
the place, and that heliolatry previously was not; and therefore we should rather
expect the town to have borne some name referring to Jupiter than to the sun ;
Organized Crime and Its Containment: A Transatlantic Initiative
Multan temple as Mistravi and Minravi, designations which clearly reflect Mit-
ravana ("forest of Mitra"), an alternate Puranic appellation for Mulasthana.65 The
traditional legend of the importation of heliolatry into Sind is known from several ...
C. J. C. F. Fijnaut, James Barrett Jacobs, 1991
The Dynastic Arts of the Kushans
82 WESTERN PARALLELS OF INDIAN HELIOLATRY Philostratus records that
an Indian monarch boasted to Apollonius that he had perfect virtue because he
was "one with the sun." 83 Traditional Indian texts repeatedly use the solar
John M. Rosenfield, 1967
Piety and Plague: From Byzantium to the Baroque
Heliolatry in the Square: The Obelisk and the Sun-Worshipping Men and Women
Further speculation as to the exact nature of the activity occurring within the Black
Hall must be postponed until Sweerts's overall scene has been examined ...
Franco Mormando, Thomas Worcester, 2007
The history of christianity in India
From some cause or other, the Brahmins seem reluctant to acknowledge, though
they do not deny, that heliolatry forms a part of their religion. When the more
intelligent of them are closely interrogated on the subject they avoid a direct
James HOUGH, 1845
NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HELIOLATRY»
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Coventry Cathedral is set to install solar panels (Photo: Alamy)
If you thought heliolatry (worship of the Sun) had burnt out, except maybe at Stonehenge once a year and at various other gatherings of ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 11»
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