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Adorations, Anyone?
« on: January 29, 2012, 12:21:29 am »
I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.

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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2012, 08:33:54 am »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

No, I wasn't aware of them. However, now that I am, I think they are great.
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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2012, 10:37:03 am »
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I like it, very good idea. :D I especially like the one to Sigyn.
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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2012, 11:50:04 am »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.

 
It's an interesting concept. I'm not sure if I have an opinion in either direction.
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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2012, 07:18:50 pm »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.

 
I wrote 40 of them for the Divus Iulius; and I'm quite fond of them. You can find them on my blog.
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« Reply #5 on: January 30, 2012, 12:26:44 am »
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I wrote 40 of them for the Divus Iulius; and I'm quite fond of them. You can find them on my blog.

 
I saw those! They were awesome! :)

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« Reply #6 on: January 30, 2012, 09:03:54 am »
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I saw those! They were awesome! :)

 
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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #7 on: January 31, 2012, 04:51:47 am »
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Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.


I'd never heard of them until now.  Great idea!
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« Reply #8 on: February 10, 2012, 08:04:11 pm »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.

 
I have been doing adorations to Ganesh and Lakshmi for a short amount of time now, since I heard of them (the adorations). I really enjoy doing them and I know that they are thoroughly appreciated.  Now that there are other adorations for other pantheons out there, I don't feel quite so alone. ;)
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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2012, 10:41:09 pm »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.


Hmmmm. Never heard of these until now. Might have to try my hand at one. Interesting concept!

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« Reply #10 on: March 02, 2012, 06:55:14 pm »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.

 
I have heard of them but haven't really gotten into it til recently.  I'm trying to write my own for Morrigan and make my own set of prayer beads for her, but I do have one for Shiva (a newcomer to me on my path).

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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #11 on: March 03, 2012, 08:23:53 am »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around. Basically, they're like Catholic litanies or the Hindu practice of namastotra. You can find a big list of them here: http://krasskova.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/this-adoration-thing-a-list.html (which includes the one by Sannion to Dionysus that started it all).

Any thoughts? Personally, I like the idea and feel like they're a good way to make use of the prayer beads I made recently. I particularly like the Adorations to Eros, even though I don't worship the Greek gods.

 
The idea is new to me, and I like it, especially as I attended my first-ever Salutations to the Theotokos service just last night. The text of the Akathist is something very similar (link), and it is recommended for daily recitation. Not sure if I could do that, though.
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Re: Adorations, Anyone?
« Reply #12 on: March 06, 2012, 07:58:09 pm »
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I don't know how many of you know about these adorations that are going around.

 
You can find one that I wrote for Thor on my blog, which is here: http://thorsvin.wordpress.com/2012/03/06/56-adorations-to-thor/

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« Reply #13 on: March 06, 2012, 10:24:44 pm »
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You can find one that I wrote for Thor on my blog, which is here: http://thorsvin.wordpress.com/2012/03/06/56-adorations-to-thor/

 
Those are awesome!

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Those are awesome!

 
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