A collection of news and information related to Rituals published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 212 » View latimes.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-18 Next >
In traditional Native American belief, spirits can inhabit seemingly inanimate things. Can paintings, sculptures, decorative objects and handicrafts also be infused with the spirits of their subjects, and of the people who made them? If so, the new...
Tags: Fine Arts, Sculpture, Fine Artists, Arts, Religious Events
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Flying a couple of thousand feet above a volcanic field in Arizona near the Painted Desert, it's fairly easy to spot the extinct volcano known as the Roden Crater. It stands alone in the field, apart from hundreds of other...
The setting for August Wilson's magnificent "Joe Turner's Come and Gone" is a boardinghouse in 1911 Pittsburgh, but the spiritual location is a crossroads between the ghostly past and the forbidding future, slavery and freedom, despair and hope. The...
Israeli police detained five women for wearing prayer shawls at the Western Wall on Thursday, days after a new proposal emerged to set aside part of the holy site for men and women to pray together. Female worshippers at the sacred site are barred...
Tags: G8, Israel, Judaism, Christian Orthodoxy, Religious Events
The newer, smaller and more centrally organized a religion is, the less prone it is to reformed versions breaking away. It also helps if the religion's followers form an insular group, to one extent or another, away from the tug of societal trends....
For the first time in memory, a woman has led a prayer at the major conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City. Jean A. Stevens offered the closing prayer for more than 100,000 Mormons gathered Saturday for the...
VATICAN CITY -- Looking solemn at the task before them, senior prelates of the Roman Catholic Church filed into the Sistine Chapel and locked themselves in Tuesday afternoon to begin the process of voting for a new pope under conditions of utmost secrecy....
L.A. NOWThe human skull and other bones discovered in the backyard of a Pasadena home last week may have been purchased on the Internet, possibly for late-night rituals at a makeshift altar....
AMSTERDAM — You could almost hear Mike Kelley laughing. As journalists entered the Stedelijk Museum's new so-called bathtub building to hear director Ann Goldstein introduce a retrospective of Kelley's work, they were greeted by the mellifluous...
Tags: Culture, Entertainment, Fine Artists, Religious Events, Artists
FrameworkPictures in the News from around the world....
World NowThe mayors of Modiin, a mixed religious-secular city, and the adjacent Modiin-Ilit, an ultra-Orthdox settlement located just over the West Bank's Green Line, are threatening to ban one another’s residents from entering their respective parks,...
FrameworkThe Week in Pictures from around the world....
Jun 15, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 11, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 9, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Apr 11, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Apr 9, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Apr 6, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 12, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 20, 2013 | Los Angeles Times
Dec 25, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Sep 20, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Aug 21, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Aug 24, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Original site for Rituals topic gallery.