Prostrations

Some articles on prostration, prostrations:

Zemnoy Poklon
... Prostration is used only during the service of imposition of holy orders ... in the Greek church, extending this prohibition on kneeling to also preclude prostrations ... variation in practice, with some places avoiding prostrations on Sundays and others making the usual prostrations regardless of the day of the week ...
Kwan Um School Of Zen - Characteristics
... chanting the name of the bodhisattva of compassion, and vigorous prostrations that are characteristic of Korean folk Buddhist practice ... The school website says, "Prostrations could be likened to the 'emergency measure' for clearing the mind ... of sitting to digest may be digested in a much shorter time with prostrations ...
Prayer Of Saint Ephrem - Bows & Prostrations
... The prayer is accompanied by bows and prostrations ... When it is said once, it is divided into three parts, with a prostration after each part ... When it is said twice (though local practices may vary) it is said the first time with a prostration after each part then follow a number of either bows or prostrations (either in silence or accompanied by ...
Seongcheol - Life - Supreme Patriarch of The Jogye Order
... He was also known for his unique three thousand prostrations ... guide the pilgrims in their practice, Seongcheol first started using his famous 3000 prostrations ... him unless the person completed 3000 prostrations in front of the statue of the Buddha in the main hall ...