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mystical

1. relating to or characteristic of mysticism
2. Christianity having a divine or sacred significance that surpasses natural human apprehension
3. having occult or metaphysical significance, nature, or force
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It was a mystical city in which the imagination faltered like one who steps out of the light into darkness; the soul walked naked to and fro, knowing the unknowable, and conscious strangely of experience, intimate but inexpressible, of the absolute.
Athelny spoke of the mystical writers of Spain, of Teresa de Avila, San Juan de la Cruz, Fray Luis de Leon; in all of them was that passion for the unseen which Philip felt in the pictures of El Greco: they seemed to have the power to touch the incorporeal and see the invisible.
I never could understand the fondness some people have for confusing their minds by dwelling on mystical books that merely awaken their doubts and excite their imagination, giving them a bent for exaggeration quite contrary to Christian simplicity.
Clarel, a Poem and Pilgrimage in the Holy Land' (1876), is a long mystical poem requiring, as some one has said, a dictionary, a cyclopaedia, and a copy of the Bible for its elucidation.
At first, therefore, he spent nearly a year in London in apparent idleness, an intensely interested though detached spectator of the city life, but more especially absorbed in his mystical consciousness of its underlying current of spiritual being.
Of this mystical semi-pantheistic Nature-religion his 'Lines composed above Tintern Abbey' are the noblest expression in literature.
Why upon your first voyage as a passenger, did you yourself feel such a mystical vibration, when first told that you and your ship were now out of sight of land?
The story follows the life and death of Marc Bolan, the hippy mystical mod from London's east end in the 1970s and in the process invented glam rock to become one of music's biggest and brightest rock stars.
SUPERHERO Wonder Woman's alter ego Diana, played by Cal Gadot, heads to London to try and end the First World War after a US military pilot is washed up on her mystical island.
Drawing on the yoga system of the Hindu commentator Pata[+ or -]jali, the meditative system of the Buddhist commentator Buddhaghosa, and the mystical Catholic theology of Augustin-Francois Poulain, Rose isolates and compares three distinctive sets of meditative landmarks that are described in each manual.
Synopsis: "More: Journey To Mystical Union Through The Sacred And The Profane" by Mariah McKenzie is not a 'how to' manual on getting more stuff, more success in business, more fame or power over others.
German keyboardist Uwe Gronau presents Mystical Morning, an instrumental album that draws influence from new age, jazz, prog-rock and more.